The assurance report is just one of the ways that NEST has been independently recognised as a high quality auto enrolment scheme. Others include:
- Pension Quality Mark READY – we’ve been independently assessed by the National Association of Pension Funds (NAPF) and meet their quality standards on good scheme governance, low charges and clear member communications.
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- Defaqto 4 Star Rating - NEST has been awarded a 4 Star Rating in the auto enrolment pension category from leading independent financial research company, Defaqto. This shows that employers choosing us for their workers can be assured that they’re getting a scheme with good governance, low charges and clear member communications.
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- Multi-award winning scheme - we've won multiple awards as a pension provider. Recent awards include Financial News 2016: Best DC Scheme, SME Awards 2016: Auto Enrolment Provider of the Year, Corporate Adviser awards 2016: Best Master Trust; Pension and Investment provider awards 2015: Multi-employer DC Provider of the Year.
- Award-winning investment approach - NEST’s investment approach exceeds all regulatory guidance and has won multiple awards for its high-quality and innovative approach to looking after members’ money. Recent awards include Institutional Investor Peer To Peer Awards 2016: Best ESG programme, IPE awards 2015: Best DC/Hybrid award and Chief Investment Officers’awards 2015: Best DC fund.
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