UK - The NAPF is to release a paper setting out radical proposals for reform of the UK pensions system next week.
‘Pensions – Plain and Simple’ will be published on October 7, 2002.
The proposals include ways to simplify state pension provision, slash red tape, encourage savings, and protect occupational scheme members.
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.
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