UK campaigners hoping to scrap mandatory retirement ages have a "mountain to climb" following a European ruling on a Spanish age discrimination case, lawyers say.
Lobby group Heyday – which is backed by Age Concern – took the government to the High Court last year because it claimed the UK version of new European anti-age discrimination rules was itself discriminatory...
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People retiring in the UK will on average outlive their pension savings by 10 years, according to research by the World Economic Forum (WEF).
Steps to improve auto-enrolment are uncontroversial and obvious, but the government is dawdling on introducing the necessary changes, argues Jack Jones.
Professional trustees will be expected to apply for accreditation as part of a framework intended to be launched on 1 July by the Professional Trustee Standards Working Group (PTSWG).