WORK and pensions secretary James Purnell is to launch a study into the impact of means-tested benefits on personal accounts.
Purnell said the study will investigate how many workers could end up no better off despite saving into the national pension scheme due to be introduced in 2012. It will also come up with possible solutions...
Former home secretary Amber Rudd is to return to the cabinet as work and pensions secretary after the resignation of Esther McVey.
This week's top stories included proposed draft regulations in a no-deal Brexit which would make scheme investments illegal, and Esther McVey's resignation as secretary of state.
There have been a total of 15 ministers responsible for pensions since 1997. Here is the list in full.