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8th March – Newport
Pensions for Breakfast Seminar



Our “Pensions for Breakfast” seminar is fast approaching! If you haven’t already had a chance to, please consider our invitation to join us on Thursday 8th March at the Celtic Manor Twenty Ten Clubhouse, Newport.

The seminar features Quantum consultants along with guest speakers addressing selected topical issues on the agendas of pension scheme trustees, pension managers, finance directors, HR managers and anyone who has an interest in pensions and employee benefits.

Who should attend?
Policy makers, trustees and anyone who is involved in the running of their company pension scheme.

Why attend?
To improve your knowledge and gain the views of other delegates.

Registration starts at 8am, with the seminar taking place from 8.30am to 9.45am and featuring:

Investment update

Jordan Griffiths

Investment Consultant at Quantum Advisory

Jordan will update you as to how investment markets have performed over the last 12 months and will give his thoughts on how markets are reacting to the ongoing Brexit negotiations. Jordan will also provide you with an insight as to how pension schemes in the UK are managing these highly uncertain and volatile times.

The world of master trusts and pensions saving

Steve Jardine

Intermediary Relationship Manager at The People’s Pension

Glenn Dobson

Southern Business Development Manager at The People’s Pension

Steve and Glenn will provide an insight into the world of master trusts and how they have been adapted for the auto enrolment market and recent changes to pension legislation. Steve and Glenn will also provide us with their thoughts on how things may develop over the next few years in relation to pension saving in general.

Pension bites

Lawrence Davies

Consultant at Quantum Advisory

Lawrence will end the session by providing a roundup of the pension issues that should be at the top of all defined benefit and defined contribution trustees’ current agendas.

Do you have any questions on pensions and investments?
We welcome the opportunity to assist with your queries, and if you let us know in advance, we will try to incorporate them into the seminar.

How to book
Pensions for breakfast are free to attend.  To book a place please email using the following options:


Yes plus guest/s (please provide details)

Location and directions
The seminar takes place at the Celtic Manor Twenty Ten Clubhouse, Coldra Woods, Newport NP18 1HQ.  Exit off the M4 at J24, at the roundabout take the B4237 exit towards Newport. You will see a large Celtic Manor sign after 100 metres on your right, using the designated lane to turn right and proceed up the hill.

You will drive across an overpass (crossing over the M4), go left at the fork and continue up the hill until you see a sign for The Celtic Manor Golf Club and Golf Academy. Follow the road that takes you through the golf course, turn right and follow the road around the golf buggies, turn right and then immediately left where you will see an underpass. Go through the underpass then continue to follow the road ahead for approximately half a mile until you reach the Twenty Ten Clubhouse. Parking is available free of charge. Once in the clubhouse please make your way to the Samuel Ryder Suite.

Please find a location map here


8:00 – 8:30am

Tea/coffee and breakfast

8:30 – 9:45am

Investment update – Jordan Griffiths

The world of master trusts and pensions saving – Steve Jardine and Glenn Dobson

Pension bites – Lawrence Davies

9:45 – 10:30am

Tea/coffee and networking

We look forward to welcoming you.

WHEN:8th March 2018 – 8.30am to 9.45am
WHERE:Newport – Celtic Manor, Twenty Ten Clubhouse