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Options UK has hired an experienced specialist to expand the market for its innovative employee benefits solutions. As Options UK’s Head of EBC Consultancy and Professional Trustee Services, John Pollard will focus on helping businesses to use employee benefits solutions to support staff recruitment and retention. He will also lead the company’s strategy to win new business in the DB and DC schemes sectors, as well as appointments as independent professional trustees managing our existing blue chip clients that include Shangri-La The Shard, London and Marriott International.
Whether you are nearing pension age or have decades to go, @PensionDay on September 15th is a good time to take a fresh look at how you’re going to fund your retirement.
More and more people are choosing a Self-Invested Personal Pension to plan for their retirement. Here are the top 5 reasons why SIPPs are so popular.
We’re celebrating a successful start for two businesses that were rebranded and relaunched last summer following acquisitions by our parent company STM Group Plc.
The UK’s commercial property market has changed dramatically over the past year or so. With prices tumbling a rare opportunity has arisen for business owners to acquire their premises through a SIPP, possibly at a discount, and with generous tax breaks. Read on to find out more.
The Options UK brand was launched a year ago with a mission to bring an innovative, solutions-based approach to the UK market. Despite the pandemic taking over our lives in more ways than we could have imagined, Options UK has already become established as a trusted brand.
We’re all well aware of some of the harsh economic realities that will be part of the ‘new normal’ that emerges in the months ahead – but how the pandemic is likely to impact DB pensions members is perhaps less well-known, as we explain in this article.
We’re supporting the aims of International Women’s Day which celebrates women's achievements, raises awareness against bias, and takes action for equality. Celebrated on March 8 every year, its history can be traced back more than a century to the days when women were campaigning for electoral reform. Today, it is supported by the United Nations and many other global organisations.
The growing risks associated with cash and property are accelerating a shift towards pensions, especially with a growing number of British Muslims looking for an alternative to keeping cash in the bank or investing in residential property. Read on to find out more about what’s driving this trend.
We’ve all had lots of ‘blue Mondays’ in recent months – but the official Blue Monday this year falls on January 18th. It’s held on the third Monday in January because, say experts, statistically that’s usually the worst day for feeling down in the dumps. At Options we always look on the bright side, so we think it’s also a great day to beat the blues by thinking positively and doing something practical to plan ahead for your tomorrow.