UK - The Liberal Democrats have attacked the government's "abysmal" lack of protection for pensioners who lose their retirement savings when a company collapses.
LibDem work and pensions spokesman Steve Webb accused the government of “complacency” over dealing with the issue of pension protection.
PwC, KPMG, EY and Deloitte must break up their consultancy and audit businesses into distinct firms to provide greater focus on the "most challenging and objective audits", the competition watchdog has said.
The Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) has released its first batch of guidance setting out how the guaranteed minimum pension (GMP) conversion legislation may be used to resolve unequal payments.
This week's top stories include the government spending £800,000 on a Gogglebox advert and MPs writing to The Pensions Regulator about its engagement with the Railways Pension Scheme.