CONSERVATIVE plans to boost defined benefit provision in the UK overlooks the importance of securing benefits and could even lead to "fiddled figures", an independent consultant has said.
Ros Altmann said suggestions put forward by the Tories in their Economic Competitiveness Policy Group Review “won’t make a great deal of difference to members in the long run”. She said: “Scrapping...
The directors of collapsed construction giant Carillion were "contemptuous" of funding their defined benefit (DB) pension schemes, and "refused to give an inch", Frank Field has alleged.
The PPF 7800 deficit was slashed in half last month as gilt yields rose. Victoria Ticha asks if this is the start of a longer trend
Frank Field is to warn Sir Philip Green not to sell his Arcadia business without ensuring defined benefit (DB) pensions are adequately protected, PP can confirm.
Some 79% of people would like to see stricter rules and checks to ensure pension pots are secure, according to a survey by the Pensions and Lifetime Savings Association (PLSA).