Four Broadgate is also a specialist public relations company for the pensions industry. Our clients include institutional fund managers, specialist pension lawyers, corporate IFAs, actuaries, employee benefits and investment consultants. We have excellent contacts across the pensions media and our team is well informed on pension issues.
We closely monitor announcements from the Department of Work and Pensions (DWP), The Pensions Regulator (TPR) and National Association of Pension Funds (NAPF). This helps us stay up-to-date on current industry issues and spot opportunities by identifying topics your pension business can comment on. We were named PR Manager of the Year in the 2005, 2007 and 2009 UK Pensions Awards, organised by Professional Pensions magazine. We are the only PR consultancy to have won the award more than once.
More Pensions PR News
- St. James’s Place study reveals more than half of UK adults misunderstand new pension rules
Ian Price, Divisional Director at St. James’s Place, comments on UK adults’ understanding of their options at retirement: “Research carried out on behalf of St. James’s Place by The Wisdom Council* reveals that only 49% of UK adults understood the pension changes implemented in 2015 and the impact on their choices at retirement. Moreover, over 40% […]
- The self-employed face a turbulent retirement
Ian Price, Divisional Director at St. James’s Place, comments on the challenges that self-employed people face when saving for retirement: “Self-employed people may now qualify for the maximum state pension of £155.65 a week, following changes which came into effect on 6 April but, in terms of their overall funding for retirement, there is evidence […]
- Government U-turn leaves room for further pensions change, says Sackers
Claire Carey, partner at Sackers, comments: “The news emerging over the weekend that the Government will not be pressing ahead with radical pensions tax changes as part of the forthcoming Budget has no doubt been greeted with a collective sigh of relief. With pension schemes and their advisers still grappling with the onslaught of developments over […]
- Philippa Connaughton joins Sackers
Sackers, the UK’s leading law firm for pension scheme employers, trustees and providers, announced today that Philippa Connaughton has joined the firm as a partner. Philippa was a partner at RPC and head of pensions from 2013 to 2015. She was formerly of Counsel at Linklaters, having qualified at Rowe and Maw. She advises employers and […]
- Pensions – the inconvenient truth…
Matthew Phillips, Managing Director of Thomas Miller Investment, urges the government to actively encourage the use of pension advisers: “A report this week by the Work and Pensions Committee highlighted a number of concerns around the new pension freedoms, but has failed to address the inconvenient truth of where the country finds itself. The reality is […]