Standard Life boosts dividend as profits soar; >£41bn pension deficit points to final chapter for final salary schemes; Friends battered as wealth buyer fails to bite
Standard Life boosts dividend as profits soar The Times Standard Life lifted its interim dividend by 7pc after strong sales growth and soaring operating profits. £41bn pension deficit points to final...
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