UK/EUROPE - The Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development plans to release a report on early retirement trends in the UK.
The OECD is producing a number of reports on how Europe’s wealthiest countries will face labour shortages, slower growth and ballooning social security bills unless they take action to reverse the early retirement trend.
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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