UK - Friends Provident has given a donation to a multiple sclerosis charity as part of former soccer star Danny Wallace's testimonial on Monday.
The insurer, which is Southampton FC’s principal sponsor, supported a testimonial for the former Saints player who has suffered from MS for more than five years.
Wallace’s brothers – Ray and Rodney – were among a host of stars for the match between Southampton and an all-star XI at the Friends Provident St Mary’s Stadium.
The directors of collapsed construction giant Carillion were "contemptuous" of funding their defined benefit (DB) pension schemes, and "refused to give an inch", Frank Field has alleged.
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Frank Field is to warn Sir Philip Green not to sell his Arcadia business without ensuring defined benefit (DB) pensions are adequately protected, PP can confirm.
Some 79% of people would like to see stricter rules and checks to ensure pension pots are secure, according to a survey by the Pensions and Lifetime Savings Association (PLSA).