The Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) has said it while believes in the benefits of consolidating defined benefit (DB) schemes, there are significant issues to overcome.
Speaking yesterday ahead of its long-awaited white paper on the future of DB schemes, Des Healy set out its approach to consolidation. The DWP's DB lead responsible for taking forward policy options...
Pension contributions and class one employer National Insurance (NI) contributions remain payable by employers making use of the government’s coronavirus job support scheme.
Chancellor Rishi Sunak has confirmed a salary top-up scheme designed to minimise job losses over the next six months will be introduced on 1November as tighter Covid-19 restrictions remain in place.
The Pensions and Lifetime Savings Association (PLSA) has published vote reporting templates to assist schemes in disclosing how they enact shareholder voting rights.
The November Budget will not go ahead due to the ongoing coronavirus crisis, according to reports.
While the CMI Model of longevity improvements has proved reliable, Covid-19 threatens to cause it to show an unrealistic falls in life expectancy. Tim Gordon explains why the industry should not overreact