The Pension and Lifetime Savings Association conference is one of the most prestigious investment conferences of the year. This years’ theme is “Driving the economic Machine” and will take a look at investment’s role in creating prosperity in an equitable and sustainable way. The event will focus on how increased regulation throughout the pensions sector is causing significant change in the industry. It will also address issues such as climate concerns and how the uncertainty of the last ten years following the financial crisis has affected capital markets.
Who are the Pension and Lifetime Savings Association?
The Pension and Lifetime Savings Association (PLSA) are an organization set up to provide a voice for employers as well as trustees of pension schemes and the providers themselves. With support provided by over 13,00 pension schemes and 400 different businesses, the PLSA help educate pension savers through their partnership with Wealth at Work and provide a platform to help support them. Businesses are invited to become a member of the association by signing up to Fund Membership (aimed at pension funds and employers looking to offer a workplace pension or Business membership (aimed at organisations who provide services to the pensions and lifetime savings industry).
The 2018 conference
This years’ conference will take place over 3 days from 7th – 9th March at the Edinburgh International Conference Centre (EICC). To view a complete program of events, please click here. Some of the keynote speakers to feature at the conference this year include:
- Nick Clegg, the former deputy prime minister as well as
- Ian Blackford, Scottish National Party leader for Westminster and
- Political journalist and broadcaster Laura Kuenssberg
The event is free for all fund members, with fees for business members and non-members available to view here. Your conference pass includes admission to all official conference sessions and social events as well as catering throughout the event. For the first time ever, this year there will also be drinks food and networking evening which will take place on Thursday 8th March.
The Pensions and Lifetime Savings association conference is one of the industry’s largest and most important events. It gives you the chance to network with over 950 pension professionals from different sectors within the pension industry including trustees, investment officers and scheme managers as well as investment managers and consultants.
Holding gold in a pension plan is becoming increasingly popular with investors who are looking for long-term financial security. Investors can now benefit from additional tax relief by investing in gold through a self-invested personal pension (SIPP) and can get up to
to 45% tax relief on gold bullion.
Precious metal investments with Physical Gold
Here at Physical Gold, we offer a range of tax-free gold in a variety of different forms including gold bars, gold bullion and collectors’ coins. For more information on our Pension Gold services, please get in touch by giving us a call on 020 7060 9992.
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