BT has lost its fight to hold onto a partial exemption from paying the Pension Protection Fund (PPF) levy.
In the latest stage of a long-running dispute the European Court of Justice (ECJ) today rejected the firm's appeal against an earlier ruling that the exemption amounted to state aid. The telecoms giant,...
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Nearly 60% of UK employers consider defined contribution (DC) master trusts to be the "most suitable" pension fund for their employees, according to research by Buck.
Companies which have tried to dodge their pension duties by changing their identities are being "hunted" by The Pensions Regulator (TPR) in a crackdown on non-compliance with auto-enrolment (AE).
Removing liquidity restrictions would enable DC funds to capitalise on the potentially higher and safer returns that DB schemes have benefitted from, says Patrick Marshall.