Bob Campion explains why he believes the consolidation of smaller schemes will not work and looks at the alternatives
Consolidation is often said to be the logical future for the UK's 5,794 defined benefit pension schemes. I couldn't disagree more. Having debated the matter publically with members of the Pensions and...
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