We realise you have your eyes on "the top job" and decisions made 10 years ago probably seem like a dim and distant memory. But your first days as New Labour's chancellor had a profound effect on occupational pensions - and continue to do so today.
We are sure abolishing advanced corporation tax credit seemed like the right thing to do at the time. Pension schemes were generally in surplus and many sponsors had been enjoying long contribution holidays....
Life expectancy in the UK saw no improvement between 2015 and 2017 as the number of people aged over 90 hit a record high, latest Office for National Statistics (ONS) data reveals.
Self-administered pension funds spent £14bn on payments to pensioners in Q2 2018, but only received £11.4bn of contributions (net of refunds), latest Office for National Statistics (ONS) data reveals.
The Pensions and Lifetime Savings Association (PLSA) has named the 17 members of its inaugural policy board after a competitive application process with 60 candidates.