Members are invited to join a Teams session Tuesday 28 November 2023 14:30-15:30 The Department for Work and Pensions is undertaking a series of engagement sessions on the draft “staged timetable for connection” for pensions dashboards. This engagement is expected to...
Members are reminded that the Bribery Act takes effect from the 1st July 2011. Apart from the offence of giving or receiving a bribe, Section 7 of the Act introduces an offence of ‘Failure of a corporate organisation to prevent bribery’ although where firms have systems & controls in place this can be used as a defence against Section 7 of the Act.
The Ministry of Justice has produced some very readable guidance – the link to the Bribery Act Home Page is below:
We have also produced a rough and ready Bribery Act checklist for SIPP/SSAS operators covering the ‘six principles’ which hopefully is attached. If for any reason my technology skills have failed to attach the document to this posting, then please do email me.