THE conservative pensions spokesman Nigel Waterson wants the chancellor Gordon Brown to promise that the state pensions will be linked with employment earnings before the next election takes place.
Waterson said: “At present, all that the hard-pressed pensioners have from Gordon Brown is an IOU that he will link pensions to earnings in 2012 or 2015.” Waterson added: “With the most likely date...
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The government is in talks with the UK and Irish pensions regulators over how to protect members of cross-border schemes in the event of a no-deal Brexit.
The equalisation of guaranteed minimum pensions (GMPs) is at least two years away from being completed, and could take longer than four years for some schemes, a poll has found.
The Pensions Regulator will consider if schemes should be required to have professional trustees and assess the case for greater regulation of administrators and system providers, PP can reveal.