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What our clients say

"First Actuarial provide us with a first class service in respect of actuarial advice and administration services. The team at First Actuarial are extremely professional and are focused on delivering excellent results for such services. We would have no hesitation in recommending their services."

Angela Treen Finance Director

Communication

We believe that both trustees and employers should communicate more frequently and in a much more user-friendly manner with members and employees.

"We have worked with First Actuarial since 2003 and has found them to be efficient, reliable and a joy to work with. Their strength lies in putting all the usual pension jargon into a simplified language that anyone can understand. Our only disappointment is that we did not find them sooner!"

Jane Helps Vice President of Operations

Given the increasingly complex legislative and compliance controls imposed on occupational pension schemes over the last decade, trustees have a much greater need to communicate with scheme members. High profile press comment about pension schemes makes regular communication even more important. Any such member communication needs to be clear, concise and accurate, ensuring that scheme members understand and appreciate the benefits being provided.

It is clear that employers are having to pay an increasing amount, in order to provide pension benefits for their staff. If staff do not appreciate the value of the benefits offered then the employer might want to question whether its pension contribution is money well spent. A more carefully thought out process of communication should result in greater staff appreciation of the value of the benefits provided.

First Actuarial provides many communication services, either as part of an ongoing Scheme Actuary appointment or separately, such as:

We help trustees and employers communicate clearly and effectively with the members of their schemes. We offer the full range of media, from websites and online benefit modellers to presentations and individual benefit statements to ensure your message reaches scheme members.