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By 2050 the retirement savings gap will pass 400 trillion dollars globally. Technology has the solution
Aquiline leads funding round with Chrysalis Investments, Fidelity International Strategic Ventures and other existing strategic investors participating
AUM growth driven by accelerating global demand for technology and success of Smart Pension in the UK
In this article we explain how we used tree testing to measure and improve the effectiveness of our information architecture
The new role has been introduced as part of the continued growth in the company’s Keystone global retirement technology platform
World leading retirement technology provider finds new home in one of the world’s foremost retirement savings markets
It’s not always easy to find out what users are trying to do when they interact with your product, or where they need more help – this article explains how we used site search analytics to learn about user intent, leading us to design a new feature
A few weeks ago I was invited to give a presentation at the EU Parliament, as part of an IMCO (Internal Market and Consumer Protection) committee public hearing
Scheme member engagement is an industry-wide problem – this article explains how the innovation team at Smart uses the B=MAP framework to facilitate behaviour change, and how it helped us create a successful “first time sign-in” feature
The new role has been introduced as part of the company’s ongoing commitment to improve its environmental and social footprint
Innovation must lead regulation to give users the experience they now come to expect – technology is the only solution
Discover how savers think about retirement in one of the world’s best retirement savings markets, at a time when a major pension savings reform is on the horizon, in our research report
Smart has passed £2.2bn assets under management on its platform, growing by more than 2,000% in the 3 years since announcing the £100 million milestone.
Featuring YouGov research commissioned by Smart, the report looks at how the retirement industry will continue to develop in The Netherlands.
As a platform offering technology solutions to exactly this problem, financial institutions, like Smart, have the ability to empower others across the globe to be successful in DC
Neil Murrin joins the global retirement technology firm from Trainline as international growth speeds up further
DWS joins Chrysalis Investments, Barclays, J.P. Morgan, Legal & General Investment Management, Link Group and Natixis Investment Managers as investors in Smart
As many firms discuss the future of the office Smart signs 15 year lease for London based 6-floor global HQ
Investment will further strengthen Smart’s global retirement technology platform offering, and expansion into the world’s largest retirement markets
"when our results came in, we knew we had achieved something really special – the level of feedback, trust and passion for Smart was amazing"
The report takes a look at how the retirement industry will develop across the globe following the coronavirus pandemic
Despite an incredibly challenging year for businesses the world over, we’ve been able to sustain our award-winning culture, ultimately achieving a ranking of 22nd on the 2021 UK’s Best Workplaces™ large organisation list published by Great Place to Work® UK.
Smart shares research methods used during lockdown for the development of the revolutionary Smart Retire
Comes as new research finds that 1 in 8 UK adults aged 55+ are to delay retirement due to Covid pandemic.
The team will launch a US recordkeeping solution for Pooled Employer Plans in time for SECURE Act 2.0 roll-out
With retirement savings industry Veteran Jodan Ledford at the helm, Smart enters the US market with industry adoption already on a par with the country's second-largest recordkeeper by number of plans.
The changes are announced following the close of a recent funding round and reflects a new international structure.
Natixis Investment Managers, one of the world’s largest asset management firms, has made a strategic investment in Smart.
A mini-documentary produced by BBC StoryWorks for Innovation In Finance week, members of the Smart Team talk a little about how we are changing pensions around the globe and at home, starring our friends at ArenaFlowers.com.
Smart Pension has announced a new partnership with London-based FinTech DueDil, a company intelligence platform that provides unique insights on more than 50 million companies worldwide.
In this video, we introduce Smart's Content Guild, our dedicated team of content designers and discuss why plain English is so important in pension communications.
As a responsible business, we are following government advice to ensure the safety of our staff, customers and members. This is of paramount importance to us. We also understand that unsettled markets can be scary for our customers and we would like to reassure them that we are here to help.
Workplace pension innovator Smart has been named as the preferred provider to deliver the secondary pension scheme which is set to be introduced into legislation by the States of Guernsey in 2020
The innovation team showcases Smart's digital take on traditional annual pension statements - technology designed to enhance member engagement
Workplace pensions innovator, Smart, and the leading administrator in the Australian superannuation industry, Link Group, have today announced a strategic global partnership to take their combined expertise into new markets both in the UK and globally
The news of his new role comes at an important time for the leading workplace pensions innovator as it extends its reach in the UK as a broader DC pension provider and moves into new global territories with its platform technology arm
Smart has hired ex-Bravura Solutions and GBST EMEA business development director Kirsty Worgan as its first Chief Commercial Officer
Technology is a given, what people really want is the choice and competition it brings, says Smart Pension’s Head of UX Innovation Harry Brignull during UK Fintech Week
As the pensions industry prepares to bring its technology into the 21st century to match customer expectations, Sam Barton looks at the digital transformation we’ve already seen happen in banking - and compares it to the march of the fintechs that start with a clean sheet...
Smart will be one of an initial cohort of ten sector-leading companies to take part in the initiative in Australia
As a pensions enthusiast, I’m always trying to convince friends that it's important to save for their future – all too often, it falls on deaf ears, even before I get onto the exciting topic of tax relief
Michael Watkins, 34, was praised by judges for the pioneering work he does to challenge convention within the financial services sector.
Paul Bucksey has extensive expertise in the UK’s pension industry spanning two decades and at a very senior level
Female leaders and innovators that are transforming financial technology across a broad range of financial services roles
Smart Pension play an important role in enabling the continued growth of workplace pensions for the benefit of consumers.
The company has taken a minority equity stake in the firm as part of Smart’s new strategic placement funding round, bringing total funds raised to date to c.£50m
A key feature of our marketplace in the future will be the way the pension industry becomes increasingly aligned, through new technology, with insight and advances in medical and healthcare markets
London has led Europe in terms of the amount invested in small and large digital businesses, building the software and services that will define the future of finance
A key aspect of what digital brings to the pension industry is what it brings to many other market sectors across the board: efficiency and scale
Disruptive innovation has come to be a powerful way of thinking about business growth, markets and opportunities for consumers
New technology is rapidly changing the way the entire financial services sector operates and also creating a structural shift in how pensions are managed and delivered
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