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....
This week's edition of Professional Pensions is out now.
Ben Gunnee reflects on 2018 and talks about the Fiduciary Management trends to keep an eye on in 2019
Lloyds Banking Group secured 630,000 new pension customers last year, according to its 2018 annual results.
Guy Opperman has rejected calls to speed up changes to auto-enrolment (AE) despite increasing pressure to boost contribution rates and overall savings pots.