US/UK - Enrolling for benefits online continues to be first choice for employees in the US.
The percentage of employees enrolling via the internet has almost doubled in three years, according to research conducted by Hewitt Associates.
“We expect to see similar growth in online enrolment in the UK,” said Geraldine Brassett of Hewitt Bacon & Woodrow, the UK division of Hewitt Associates.
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.
The PPF 7800 deficit was slashed in half last month as gilt yields rose. Victoria Ticha asks if this is the start of a longer trend
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).