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Ian McKenna joins HMT Pension Dashboard Steering Group

28th September 2016


Finance & Technology Research Centre (F&TRC) is pleased to announce that its director Ian McKenna has been appointed by HM Treasury to the senior level Steering Group for the Pensions Dashboard prototype project. As one of two independent members, McKenna’s role will be to provide challenge to the process and project as it develops. The objective is to ensure Dashboards include the broadest range of pensions and support the widest possible range of services to deliver better information and services to consumers, both from established pension providers and FinTechs... more

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