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A third of UK workers are living payday to payday

A third of UK workers (36%) are living month-to-month without any spare cash for emergencies or shocks, with a quarter (26%) struggling financially, according to WTW’s Financial Wellbeing study of over 4,000 UK employees*.

LifeSight is delighted to announce the latest upgrades to its dedicated member app.

LifeSight is delighted to announce the latest upgrades to its dedicated member app.

How LifeSight is responding to the Ukraine invasion

First and foremost our immediate thoughts are with those impacted directly by the conflict, and those around the world with loved ones who are impacted by the situation.

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.

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.

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 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....

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...

LifeSight appoints Mark Bennett to capitalise on growth in master trust market

London, 25 September 2018 – LifeSight, Willis Towers Watson’s master trust, announces the appointment of Mark Bennett as Director of Sales to drive growth and...

Men prioritise saving for retirement, whilst women place more importance on paying off debt

London, 3rd July 2018 – 35% of women believe they will continue to work past the age of 70 in comparison to just 29% of...

Retirement security increasingly important to Brits, but saving for it is not financial priority

London – 3 May 2018 – Retirement security has become a more important issue to over two thirds (67%) of UK employees over the last...

Number of Brits expecting to retire in their 70s doubles

London, 22 March 2018 – The number of employees that expect to work past the age of 70 has nearly doubled in seven years, from...

LifeSight wins Innovation category at Pensions Age Awards

London, 09 March 2018 – LifeSight, Willis Towers Watson’s UK defined contribution (DC) master trust, was named winner of this year’s Innovation award at the...

LifeSight hits £2bn of assets under management milestone

London, 05 March 2018 – LifeSight, Willis Towers Watson’s UK DC Master Trust, has achieved market leading growth since its launch in 2015 reaching £2bn...