AUTO-ENROLMENT The looming changes for employers are attracting a number of competitors to the government-backed Nest scheme

December 2011
People Management;Dec2011, p16
The article examines the impact on companies in Great Britain of a law which becomes effective in 2012 requiring firms to automatically enroll employees in pension plans. Competition offered to the government-sponsored Nest pension plan by pension trusts created by the financial services firms ACT and B&CE is discussed. The law's effect on small business is discussed.


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