Dividend pay outs from UK companies will increase more than 10% this year, led by top dividend payments from telecom giant Vodafone, Capita predicts.
Its recent Registrars Dividend Monitor showed that pay outs from UK companies soared by 19.4% in 2011 to record £67.8bn. Capita predicts this will increase to £75bn in 2012 and will be led by Vodafone...
The Pensions and Lifetime Savings Association (PLSA) has announced it will shrink its board by more than one-third as part of a governance overhaul to make it "agile and more appropriate".
Smaller FTSE 350 defined benefit (DB) schemes were nearly 15 percentage points less well-funded than larger schemes in 2017, according to a Goldman Sachs Asset Management (GSAM) analysis.
The advent of collective pension systems could help the UK avoid demographic challenges which will make it "impossible" for society to help savers in retirement, experts say.