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    A Guide to the GMP Reconciliation Guidance


    With the publication of the Pensions Administration Standards Association’s (PASA) second tranche of guidance on GMP reconciliations, it is judgement day for my own attempt at a benchmarking checklist for the process (/news/a-contracted-out-rec ..

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    A contracted-out reconciliation checklist


    Hot on the heels of the first tranche of guidance on GMP reconciliations from the Pensions Administration Standards Association (PASA), I thought that I would take a stab at drafting my own service provider benchmarking checklist for pension schemes  ..

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    The Uniqueness Fallacy


    Growing Pains Individuality seems to be something that nearly all tortured teenage souls strive for, but rarely obtain. Strangely enough, the same principle applies to pension scheme datasets, where unique identifiers for member records are frequ ..

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    The two words standing in the way of a better outcome for your pension scheme…


    Two words - One huge hurdle I’ll get straight to the point - the two words are ‘data migration’. Whether a pension scheme is changing system, changing administrator, or simply providing valuation data to the scheme ac ..

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    2015 Year in Review


    This year has been host to some surprising events, such as the discovery of liquid water on Mars and Donald Trump leading the Republican presidential nominee polls. After the surprise announcement of Freedom and Choice in Pensions in the April 2014 b ..

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    Are we in the midst of the next data quality disaster?


    Veratta's latest blog for Pension Funds Online - The Pensions Regulator ('tPR') has been pushing the issue of data quality for years and continues to do so, through their thematic review of scheme record-keeping for example. Maintaining  ..

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