Active membership of occupational schemes has fallen to its lowest level in almost 60 years, according to the Office for National Statistics.
Its Occupational Schemes Survey 2010 found the number of active members had dropped to 8.3 million - down by a third on the high of 12.2 million in 1967 - with almost two-thirds working in the public sector....
The top stories this week were the High Court's decision to block the £12bn annuity transfer from Prudential to Rothesay Life, and a separate court ruling that 'raises the bar' for pension rectification exercises.
Guaranteed minimum pension (GMP) equalisation has soared to the top of pension schemes' to-do lists, with 58% stating it is a priority project, research from Equiniti has revealed.
Professional Pensions is holding its defined contribution (DC) conference on 4 September.