Pension transfer times have failed to improve, despite growing use of the Association of British Insurers' Options initiative.
Origen's latest report on industry progress to speeding up transfer times shows it took and average of 11 days to transfer pension funds to a third-party annuity provider in the final quarter of 2009....
PwC, KPMG, EY and Deloitte must break up their consultancy and audit businesses into distinct firms to provide greater focus on the "most challenging and objective audits", the competition watchdog has said.
The Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) has released its first batch of guidance setting out how the guaranteed minimum pension (GMP) conversion legislation may be used to resolve unequal payments.
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