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Latest edition of Cheshire Chat

The latest edition of our Pensioner newsletter ‘Cheshire Chat’ is now available to view here: Cheshire Chat 2019 Inside you will find a range of articles which include: Pension Increase Fund Stats inc. investment performance Tax and the LGPS Data protection and … Continue reading

Ban on pensions cold calling

A long-awaited ban on pensions cold calling came into force on Wednesday 9th January 2019. The ban is now a law under the Electronic Communications (Amendments) (No.2) Regulations 2018. Companies breaking the rules can be fined up to £500,000. How … Continue reading

Pension Administration Strategy 

Following a period of consultation the Cheshire Pension Fund is pleased to publish its latest: Pension Administration Strategy (PAS)  The PAS outlines the policies and performance standards required to deliver a cost-effective and high quality pensions administration service. The efficient … Continue reading

Cheshire Pension Fund Briefing Note : Fair Deal

A briefing note, produced by the Cheshire Pension Fund on MHCLG’s consultation which proposes to introduce Fair Deal in the LGPS, can be found on the link below: Cheshire Pension Fund Briefing Note : Fair Deal

2019/20 Employee Contribution Rates and LGPS Cost Cap Mechanism

You might have your ear to the ground when it comes to LGPS matters. If so you may have heard that on 21 December 2018 the LGPS Scheme Advisory Board (SAB) published its paper on cost management. The LGPS in … Continue reading

Relaunch and Consultation of the Cheshire Pension Fund Administration Strategy

The Cheshire Pension Fund has published a draft updated version of its Pension Administration Strategy. It has been updated after consultation with and taking feedback from employers on the Pensions Consultative Forum. We are now opening a 4 week consultation … Continue reading

Local Pension Board Meeting – 5th February

The latest Local Pension Board was held on the 5th February 2019 the full papers can be found at: Local Pension Board The meeting agenda is outlined below. AGENDA 1. PROCEDURAL MATTERS • The Board will receive the minutes of the … Continue reading

Employer Training sessions

As part of the Cheshire Pension Fund ongoing commitment to promote good working relationships and improve efficiency between the Fund and its scheme employers, the fund has arranged a number of training sessions that will be held in our offices … Continue reading

Cheshire Pension Fund – Employer Meeting ****Update****

For further details (including agenda and slides) of today’s annual employers meeting please use the link below. Cheshire Pension Fund – Employer Meeting

Pension Fund Committee – 7th December

The latest Pension Fund Committee was held on the 7th of December the full papers can be found at: Pension Fund Committee The meeting agenda is outlined below. AGENDA Item 1 – MINUTES FROM PREVIOUS MEETINGS To receive the Minutes … Continue reading