UK/EUROPE - Pension problems faced by the UK are common across the whole of Europe, says government actuary Chris Daykin in a book published this week.
The book – entitled Pension Systems: The EU and Accession Countries Lessons for the UK – analyses the way European countries tackle pensions and the lessons the UK can draw from them.
Paul Budgen is set to join financial technology and auto-enrolment (AE) firm Smart Pension as director of business development.
This week's edition of Professional Pensions is out now
Collective defined contribution (CDC) schemes will need clear and transparent governance frameworks, as well as effective communication strategies, to be a success, the Work and Pensions Committee (WPC) has been told.
The aviation sector's constant evaluation of mistakes to improve safety should be applied to defined benefit schemes, as too many are making the same mistakes again and again, latest research shows.