UK - Details of directors' pensions should be included in company annual reports, the Trade Union Congress claims.
A TUC report into pension arrangements at top UK firms found more than half of directors in final salary schemes were accruing one 30th of their salary – twice as generous as terms offered to most employees.
As shareholders gear up for the proxy voting season remuneration – including pension packages – is expected to top the agenda.
Pension deals for directors at mining company Anglo American, publisher Reed Elsevier and TV giant Carlton have been highlighted as possible causes of concern for shareholders.
The Brunel Pension Partnership has become the fourth local authority pool to receive the green light from the regulator.
Defined benefit (DB) schemes are to be offered a new consolidator as the former chief of the Pension Protection Fund (PPF) launches 'The Pension SuperFund'.
Martin Freeman has been hired as head of technology product and development at Smart Pension, to support the 'growing' technology product side of the business.
Tim Sharp says the government has missed some big opportunities to help workers in the DB white paper.