UK - The Trades Union Congress attacked the government's plans to increase the retirement age for public sector scheme members from 60 to 65.
The TUC was also “extremely disappointed” that the government had chosen to allow employers to cut inflation-proofing for scheme members.
General secretary Brendan Barber welcomed the establishment of the Pensions Protection Fund but called for compulsory pension scheme contributions.
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The Pensions Regulator (TPR) has granted Now Pensions a six-week extension for its master trust authorisation application after the 31 March deadline, PP can reveal.