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No more contracting out from April 2016

In April 2016 the government will simplify the state pension by replacing the existing basic state pension and additional state pension with the new single-tier state pension.

Lifetime allowance reduction

The Government is reducing the Lifetime Allowance for pension savings from £1.25 million to £1 million from April 2016. From 2018-19, the Lifetime Allowance will be increased by inflation (the Consumer Prices Index)....

WYPF wins award 'Best use of IT and Technology'

The winners of the Professional Pension Scheme of the Year awards were announced on 30 June 2015 and we’re very pleased to have won the ‘Best use of IT and Technology’ award....

WYPF has moved!

Our new offices opened on 15 June 2015 but our postal address remains the same....

WYPF is moving!

We’re about to move our offices to Aldermanbury House in central Bradford. If you’re planning a visit to our contact centre, please note our new location from Monday 15 June...

Active member newsletter

The active member spring 2015 newsletter is now available...

Annual meeting report 2014

We held our 2014 annual meeting on 7 November last year at ‘The Bradford Hotel’ in Bradford. About two hundred members joined us for the usual comprehensive analysis of our investment and administration performance over the year.

WYPF welcomes BP decision to support ‘Strategic Resilience' resolution

WYPF welcomes the decision by BP to recommend support for a resolution ‘Strategic Resilience’...5 Feb

WYPF welcomes climate resolution

WYPF welcomes Shell board support for 2015 AGM climate resolution, which WYPF co-filed with an investor coalition.