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Protecting pension savers – five years on from the Pension Freedoms: Accessing pension savings

Inquiry

This inquiry is looking at how savers are prepared and protected to move from saving for retirement to using their pension savings.

This is the second of our three-part inquiry, looking at decisions make about accessing their pensions. We concluded taking evidence on our first part, pension scams, in January 2021. We are interested in:

• The options open to people when they come to access their pensions

• The advice and guidance which is available

• The information people need to make an informed choice about retirement products.

Read the call for evidence to find out more about the inquiry

Reports, special reports and government responses

No reports or special reports published.

Oral evidence transcripts

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8 November 2021
Inquiry Protecting pension savers – five years on from the Pension Freedoms: Accessing pension savings
Witnesses John Glen (Economic Secretary at HM Treasury), Guy Opperman (Minister for Pensions and Financial Inclusion at Department for Work and Pensions), Pete Searle (Director, Private Pensions and Arm’s-Length Bodies at Department for Work and Pensions), and Anna Harvey (Deputy Director, Personal Finances and Funds, Financial Services Group at HM Treasury)
Committees Work and Pensions Committee
Oral Evidence
25 October 2021
Inquiry Protecting pension savers – five years on from the Pension Freedoms: Accessing pension savings
Witnesses Baroness Altmann, Angela Gough (Head of Corporate Pensions at Royal Mail), David Pitt-Watson (Leader Tomorrow’s Investor Programme, Royal Society of Arts, and Visiting Fellow in Finance at Cambridge University), and Simon Eagle (Senior Director, pensions actuary and GB Head of Collective Defined Contribution pensions, Willis Towers Watson, and Chair of the CDC working party at Institute and Faculty of Actuaries)
Committees Work and Pensions Committee
Oral Evidence
22 September 2021
Inquiry Protecting pension savers – five years on from the Pension Freedoms: Accessing pension savings
Witnesses Alex Connolly (Chief Operating Officer at Money and Pensions Service), Carolyn Jones (Head of Money and Pensions Guidance Policy and Strategy at Money and Pensions Service), and Chris Curry (Pension Dashboard Programme Team at Money and Pensions Service)
Committees Work and Pensions Committee
Oral Evidence
APS0070 - Protecting pension savers – five years on from the Pension Freedoms: Accessing pension savings
Witnesses The Institute and Faculty of Actuaries (IFoA) CDC Working Group
Committees Work and Pensions Committee
Written Evidence
APS0068 - Protecting pension savers – five years on from the Pension Freedoms: Accessing pension savings
Witnesses Just Group
Committees Work and Pensions Committee
Written Evidence
APS0069 - Protecting pension savers – five years on from the Pension Freedoms: Accessing pension savings
Witnesses Money Alive Limited
Committees Work and Pensions Committee
Written Evidence

Contact us

We can’t usually help you with an individual problem or a specific complaint.

  • Email: workpencom@parliament.uk
  • Phone: 020 7219 8976 | Media enquiries to Oliver Florence on 020 7219 1679/florenceo@parliament.uk
  • Address: Work and Pensions Committee | House of Commons | London | SW1A 0AA