Proposals by the government to abolish contracting out in final salary schemes could hit millions of members, who will have to pay more in National Insurance, industry experts say.
Hargreaves Lansdown pensions analyst Laith Khalaf said if the Department for Work and Pensions goes ahead with abolishing contracting out in final salary schemes in 2012, around 7 million final salary...
Rory Murphy says a bona fide mediation process could provide valuable evidence of reasonableness for trustee and employer alike
Collective defined contribution (CDC) savers should be allowed to access pension freedoms when the scheme is rolled out, last week's Pensions Buzz respondents said.
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The PPI has unveiled a policy paper outlining current considerations and policy debates relevant to DC scheme default strategies. Kim Kaveh explores some of its views.