Last week saw the launch of two high-profile actions against the largest government-owned bank, Royal Bank of Scotland.
While class actions are common in US courts, collective action of this nature is relatively rare in the UK. Why have the cases been brought now, and what could it mean for the future of collective action...
The secretary of state for work and pensions has told MPs clawback and avoidance measures could be imposed for the people responsible for driving Carillion over the cliff.
Occupational pension provision has continued to grow in value, but there remains large variance in incomes across the pensioner age group, according to latest government data.
Defined benefit (DB) schemes could have an aggregate surplus by 2021 under Pension Protection Fund (PPF) projections, its strategic plan for 2018 to 2021 reveals.
Investment consultants are failing to recommend products that outperform net of fees, the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has said as its investigation into the market continues.