Comprehensive Review of the Policy and Regulatory Architecture that Governs the Defined Benefit Pension Scheme
December 2014 – March 2015
Pensions Transitional Arrangement Directorate (PTAD)
Evaluated the policy and regulatory architecture that has governed the Nigerian pension industry. It examined all past pension schemes with a view to analysing pertinent issues including the: rationale; beneficiaries; strengths; weaknesses; and specific problems that each scheme was created to solve. The objectives of the assignment included to: comprehensively review past pension laws & schemes; analyse relevant policy issues facing the industry; identify and suggest solutions to some of the challenges facing the industry; and, develop recommendations for the formulation of innovative pension policy decisions.