TIME has run out for partners at the law firm Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer who wished to exercise an early retirement option and safeguard their benefits.
The firm says a handful of the 30 partners are expected to walk away with their benefits “locked in” to the former profit-related partners’ scheme, marking the end of a lengthy period of pensions reform....
PwC, KPMG, EY and Deloitte must break up their consultancy and audit businesses into distinct firms to provide greater focus on the "most challenging and objective audits", the competition watchdog has said.
The Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) has released its first batch of guidance setting out how the guaranteed minimum pension (GMP) conversion legislation may be used to resolve unequal payments.
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