Options Transfers News
Origo launches new set of common declarations ahead of April pension rules changes
Origo has launched newly updated common declarations to cover a range of pension transfer processes that will be required under the new pensions rules effective from April 2015.Read More >
Whether Pot Follows Member is Opt-In or Mandatory, Origo Auto Enrolment Standards and Options Transfers are PFM-ready, says Managing Director Paul Pettitt
Paul Pettitt, Managing Director of Origo comments on Pension Minister Steve Webb’s speech on Pot Follows Member (PFM) at the Department of Work and Pensions committee inquiry into auto enrolment.Read More >
Pension transfers under ‘Pot Follows Member’ will require proven efficiencies and Long-term cost management, says Origo
Origo, the eCommerce standards and services body for the financial services industry, is highlighting the need for proven efficiencies and the ability to control long term costs in order for Pot Follows Member pensions transfers to be successful.Read More >
Rowanmoor Group signs up to Origo’s Options Transfers service
Rowanmoor Group plc, the UK's largest independent SSAS provider and a bespoke SIPP and Family Pension Trust (Family SIPP) operator, has signed up to the Options Transfers service provided by Origo Services.Read More >
The need to transfer pension funds quickly will intensify
Pension scheme members are used to same day banking transfers and ‘next day delivery’ from retailers like Amazon.Read More >
WHAT’S TRANSFERS GOT TO DO WITH IT?
February kicked off with some new research from the Platforum’s D2C Guide.Read More >
46% OF OPEN MARKET PENSION TO ANNUITY TRANSFERS UNDER £20,000,
Figures from Origo, the eCommerce standards and services body for the financial services industry, show that 46% of single pension pots that were transferred to annuities in 2013 using the Options Transfers Service were under £20,000.Read More >
ORIGO EXTENDS PENSIONS TRANSFERS SOLUTION INTO OCCUPATIONAL MARKET
Origo, the eCommerce standards and services body for the financial services industry, is extending Options Transfers, its electronic pension and asset transfers service, into the occupational and Master Trust pensions market.Read More >
Origo Automated Pension Re-registration goes live with 5 major Platforms and Providers
Origo, the eCommerce standards and services body for the financial services industry, has gone live with the industry’s first automated system for re-registration of pension assets.Read More >
Origo publishes its Options Transfers 'Common Declarations'
Origo, the eCommerce standards and services body for the financial services industry, is publishing its Common Declarations, part of the Origo Options Transfers service, to help benefit the industry’s pensions transfers process outside of Options.Read More >
"Origo's Options Transfers service enables SIPP providers such as ourselves to turn a time-consuming, labour intensive process, into one that is efficient, cost-effective and completely auditable. The fact that we're able to receive and complete transfers from anywhere between 45 minutes and 9 working days, speaks for itself."