The Autumn Statement was packed with changes for the pensions industry, as Chancellor George Osborne sought to reaffirm the fairness of the government's austerity drive by targeting the rich.
Osborne announced a cut to the annual tax-free allowance, reducing it from £50,000 to £40,000 in 2014/15 in a bid to make higher-rate taxpayers pay more. The move had been widely anticipated, but the...
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Collective defined contribution (CDC) schemes will need clear and transparent governance frameworks, as well as effective communication strategies, to be a success, the Work and Pensions Committee (WPC) has been told.
The aviation sector's constant evaluation of mistakes to improve safety should be applied to defined benefit schemes, as too many are making the same mistakes again and again, latest research shows.
A month of strikes are due to hit 64 universities from tomorrow over major reforms to the Universities Superannuation Scheme (USS).