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Is all engagement good engagement?

Member engagement tends to be one of the first things that I talk to employers about. Whilst of course it’s important to engage individuals with...

USS signposts its members to LifeSight for Drawdown provision

The Trustee of Universities Superannuation Scheme (USS) has decided to signpost its members to LifeSight, who offer drawdown services. USS members who wish to access their benefits through drawdown will be able to transfer their funds directly into a LifeSight drawdown account.

LifeSight announces it is investing nearly $1bn in new Climate Transition Index Fund on CoP26 Finance Day

LifeSight, Willis Towers Watson’s defined contribution master trust, is investing nearly $1bn in Willis Towers Watson’s Climate Transition Index (CTI) fund for mainstream mobilisation towards its climate goals.

LifeSight appoints Howard Williams to its Board of Trustees

LifeSight, Willis Towers Watson’s UK DC master trust, has today announced the appointment of Howard Williams as a new trustee. Howard replaces Shar Nebhrajani who stepped down at the end of June after serving two terms on LifeSight’s trustee board.

LifeSight commits to net zero emissions by 2050 latest, with a 50% reduction by 2030

LONDON, 1st July 2021 – LifeSight, Willis Towers Watson’s defined contribution master trust, announced today that it is targeting net zero greenhouse gas emissions across...

Ricardo Plc moves Defined Contribution members into LifeSight Master Trust

London, 25 May 2021 – Ricardo Plc, the global strategic engineering and environmental consultancy, has moved its 2,500 UK defined contribution (DC) pension scheme members,...

LifeSight appoints Helen Jones to its Board of Trustees

Willis Towers Watson’s UK DC master trust, has today announced the appointment of Helen Jones as its new trustee. Helen replaces Russell Picot, who has recently stepped down from the Trustee Board.

LifeSight embraces PLSA Retirement Living Standards

Helping individuals set a realistic goal for their retirement has long been a major hurdle between savers and a good standard of living in retirement....

The changing face of employer workplace pensions

The first half of 2020 has seen huge change in the way we live our lives in the UK, with changes in the way we...

Vodafone completes DC pension scheme move to LifeSight Master Trust

London, 23 July 2020 – Vodafone has completed the transfer of its 45,000 UK Defined Contribution (DC) pension scheme members into the LifeSight master trust.

The impact of Covid-19

We have quickly become used to the new lexicon of Covid-19 that we deal with every day, epidemiology, viral load, pandemic, and closer to home...

Fujitsu Pension Scheme moves Defined Contribution members into LifeSight Master Trust

London, 4 March 2020 – Fujitsu, the IT services and solutions provider, has moved their UK Defined Contribution (DC) pension scheme members into the LifeSight master trust, increasing the trust’s membership by 17,000 and the assets under management by £730m.

LifeSight Appoints Richard Everitt as Head of Implementations

LONDON, 15 May 2019 – LifeSight, Willis Towers Watson’s DC master trust, has appointed Richard Everitt as Head of Implementations. Richard has joined LifeSight’s Client...

Carillion Pension Scheme moves Defined Contribution members into LifeSight Master Trust

LONDON, 30th April 2019 – Carillion Pension Scheme has moved its Defined Contribution (DC) members into the LifeSight master trust, which was the first to...

LifeSight secures first master trust authorisation

  The Pensions Regulator (TPR) has authorised the first master trust as part of new laws to implement tougher standards in the market. Master trust...

LifeSight named as the first master trust to be authorised by the Pensions Regulator

LONDON, 20 February 2019 – LifeSight has been named as the first master trust to gain authorisation following a successful application to the Pensions Regulator....

2019 Predictions

With 2018 now firmly behind us, it’s time to dust of the crystal ball and start thinking about what next year might have in store....

LifeSight appoints Milan Makhecha as Head of Sales

Makhecha joins from Aon where he had responsibility for the firm’s DC Solutions sales and marketing strategy. London, 3rd January 2019 – LifeSight, Willis Towers...

LifeSight appoints Caroline Fawcett to its Board of Trustees

LifeSight, Willis Towers Watson’s UK DC master trust, today announces the appointment of Caroline Fawcett as its new trustee. Caroline replaces Gill Barr, who stepped...

LifeSight the first master trust to apply to Pensions Regulator for authorisation

LifeSight has confirmed that it submitted its application for master trust authorisation to the Pensions Regulator (tPR), in October. Commenting on news that it was...

LifeSight Adopts ESG Strategy for UK DC Master Trust

LifeSight, Willis Towers Watson’s UK defined contribution (DC) master trust, has announced it will be allocating around half of the Equity investments within the default...

How online innovation can lead to a better retirement

With the busy and often stressful lives we lead today, it’s understandable that people put off considering what they will do when that last day...

The changing retirement needs of the workforce

Preparing to work for longer is increasingly a part of life for most – but that doesn’t mean it’s easy. With trying to make short-term...

LifeSight wins Schroder’s Leading Innovation award

We still have another few months left before we officially bid farewell to 2018, but it’s already been a great year for us here at...