Local Government Pension Scheme reforms are in disarray after union bosses withdrew their agreement following a last minute policy shift by government on employer contribution rates.
Hopes for a settlement - widely touted in a statement by Treasury Chief Secretary Danny Alexander yesterday - were scuppered after Department for Communities and Local Government minister Eric Pickles...
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Laytons partner Jennie Kreser speaks of her concerns over pension outcomes.
Guy Opperman has indicated his support for a fresh pensions commission as the government seeks to understand how to progress pensions policy in a wide range of areas.
Auto-enrolment (AE) minimum contribution rates could rise to 12% by 2030, with a 50/50 split between employer and employee, the Pensions and Lifetime Savings Association (PLSA) says.