Hooked on the final salary pension; Unions set to back public sector strikes; Are low gilt yields such a bad thing?; Lack of debt finance is the problem
Hooked on the final salary pension Financial Times There was a time when the final salary pension was as familiar a part of retirement as the carriage clock. Unions set to back public sector strikes...
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).