UK/NEPAL - Gurkhas seeking the same pension rights as British soldiers have lost their case in the High Court.
The Gurkhas’ case was put forward by Cherie Blair QC who argued they were being discriminated against on the grounds of race and nationality.
But the court ruled Gurkhas’ pensions were fair as they reflected the standard of living in their country of origin, Nepal.
The Pensions Regulator (TPR) and Labour MP Stephen Kinnock and will listen to the experiences of steelworkers when transferring their pensions away from the British Steel Pension Scheme (BSPS) next week in Port Talbot.
Just Group has acquired a 75% stake in the holding company of Corinthian Pension Consulting in a bid to strengthen its professional defined benefit (DB) advisory services.
The Pensions Regulator (TPR) has exercised its production order power under the Proceeds of Crime Act 2002 for the very first time as part of a fraud investigation.
The ITN Limited Pension Scheme has named Trafalgar House as its administrator for an initial term of five years.