PENSION scheme deficits in the FTSE350 companies dropped by nearly a third in 2006, research by Mercer Human Resource Consulting shows.
It said projections for 2006 year-end accounts indicated that deficits fell from £87bn in 2005 to £63bn last year – a drop of 28pc. However it warned that longer term trend analysis revealed that this...
Jonathan Stapleton asks whether newly-accredited professional trustees should be a statutory fixture on pension scheme boards.
Savers are being warned by the Insolvency Service to guard their pension pots from investment scammers and negligent trustees as it winds up 24 companies.
Respondents say they should only be required in certain situations as the system is not broken.