THE GOVERNMENT is frustrating challenges to vital points of pensions law by failing to offer plaintiffs legal aid, a leading pensions lawyer says.
Halliwells head of pensions Graham Chrystie said in jurisdictions including the US and Canada the public purse could be used to fund initial cases on a point of law if it could be proved they were in the...
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Nearly 60% of UK employers consider defined contribution (DC) master trusts to be the "most suitable" pension fund for their employees, according to research by Buck.
Companies which have tried to dodge their pension duties by changing their identities are being "hunted" by The Pensions Regulator (TPR) in a crackdown on non-compliance with auto-enrolment (AE).
Removing liquidity restrictions would enable DC funds to capitalise on the potentially higher and safer returns that DB schemes have benefitted from, says Patrick Marshall.