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Don't let scammers enjoy your retirement

Don’t let a scammer enjoy your retirement

Scammers are targeting pension pots of all sizes – make sure you know how to spot the signs. Pension scammers are targeting people like you with the average victim losing £91,000 each. Scams are hard to spot and are often disguised with credible websites, testimonials and materials which make them look like the real thing....
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Online security: staying safe in the digital pension age

In a world where consumers increasingly expect online services to be available for every aspect of their financial life, digital pensions are fast becoming the norm.  Covid-19 has accelerated this expectation, changing the way we shop, bank, manage our insurances, our pensions, and changed the way we interact generally with any service provider. Businesses that...
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The rise of ‘clone firm’ pension scams and how to protect yourself

Pension and investment scams are on the rise in the UK, with a worrying increase in the number of reported scams taking place during the Coronavirus pandemic. Due to the financial instability created by the continuing crisis, many people are looking to secure their future finances. This has presented scammers with an opportunity to take...
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A focus on our products and services

Backed by industry-leading technology we make pension administration simple and efficient. Advisers who partner with us benefit from our innovative systems, detailed diligence and our people-focused approach - making pensions administration effortless. Here we take you through a summary of our key products and services, helping you understand how iPensions Group might benefit you and...
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Launching our Irish transfer service for SIPPs

New transfer service is backed by strong Irish pension knowledge and experience. We are pleased to announce the launch of a new Irish Transfer Service, enabling Irish expatriates and people with Irish pension benefits to consolidate Irish, UK or other overseas pension benefits into a SIPP. With the ability to transfer into the  Adviser SIPP...
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Digital switch to accelerate in 2021

Client demand for accessing products and services online is transforming the industry with the impact of COVID-19 speeding up the digital transformation and helping to reduce costs and risks for providers. Technology will still need to be combined with high standards of personal service creating an opportunity for providers and advisers to demonstrate the value...
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Younger clients demand SIPP tech improvements

Our recent adviser research has revealed that younger clients are increasingly demanding technological improvements from Self Invested Personal Pension (SIPP) providers as the market expands. Over three-quarters of advisers said that younger generations of clients regard technological investment as a significant consideration when choosing a pension provider, adding to the already significant push towards technologically...
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Faster applications and digital portals to boost the SIPP market

Our recent study around trends in SIPP provision has revealed that increased investment in technology should be a key consideration for SIPP providers. The nationwide study among over 100 advisers found widespread support for investment in technology by providers as a positive for expanding the SIPP market over the next three years with research highlighting...
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Technology transformation is just the beginning

Hrishi Kulkarni, Group Chief Technology Officer, outlines how technology will drive the next phase of growth at iPensions Group.  It has been a three-year journey involving significant investment, but customers and advisers will see the benefits of iPensions Group's focus on technological transformation, Group Chief Technology Officer Hrishi Kulkarni says. “Our aim is to make...
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Defined Benefit Transfer in a rapidly changing world

Recently, it seems that not a week goes by where Defined Benefit (DB) transfers are not dragged into the spotlight. Even as the challenges of coronavirus on the worldwide financial markets continue to develop, DB Transfers are still very much in focus across the financial services sector. We’ve all seen the impact that the COVID-19...
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