With US$ 5.2 trillion now pledged to divest from fossil fuels, Jonathon Rowson reflects on how climate change is better understood as a problem with the financial system as much as an environmental issue.
Blogs and Articles
5th November 2013
Savers could boost the size of their pension pots by one third, if the government was to act now to enable collective defined contribution schemes in Britain, an RSA report has found.
30th October 2013
The RSA Tomorrow’s Investor programme welcomes the government’s decision to introduce a cap on occupational pension charges.
18th September 2012
The creation of "collective" defined contribution pension schemes, which allow for a sharing of risk that is impossible in conventional DC schemes, would boost pensioner income by nearly 40 percent, according to a report ...
30th August 2012
The Association of British Insurers (ABI) has pledged to introduce a new set of rules that will tell savers exactly how much of their pensions are being swallowed up by charges on an annual basis.
18th July 2012
Purchasers of personal pensions are being misled about the level of hidden costs and charges, according to a report published by the RSA.
15th March 2012
An on-going campaign by the RSA, TUC and CBI to lift key restrictions on the forthcoming National Employment Savings Trust (NEST) has been recognised by the Work and Pensions Select Committee.
12th October 2011
The RSA gives evidence to the DWP Select Committee showing that the government is undermining its own pension policy.
6th December 2010
The value of our pensions could be dramatically improved and pensioner poverty significantly reduced - without incurring any additional costs - according to new research published by the RSA.