SPECIAL contributions to pension schemes have risen for the third year in a row as companies continue to address pension risk, a joint survey by Mercer and the Association of Corporate Treasurers reveals.
The annual survey of pension financial risk revealed the number of FTSE 350 companies making special contributions to their UK or overseas schemes increased from 58pc in 2007 to 66pc in 2008. General...
The secretary of state for work and pensions has told MPs clawback and avoidance measures could be imposed for the people responsible for driving Carillion over the cliff.
Occupational pension provision has continued to grow in value, but there remains large variance in incomes across the pensioner age group, according to latest government data.
Defined benefit (DB) schemes could have an aggregate surplus by 2021 under Pension Protection Fund (PPF) projections, its strategic plan for 2018 to 2021 reveals.
Investment consultants are failing to recommend products that outperform net of fees, the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has said as its investigation into the market continues.