Six million homes - half of all mortgaged residential property in the UK - could be at risk because the owners are not covered by any form of protection insurance, research reveals.
The survey of 2,000 people conducted by Friends Life found nearly 60% of people said their main source of income, if they were diagnosed with cancer and unable to work; would be their partner's salary...
A buyout tool which provides schemes with up-to-date pricing and comparisons between insurers has been launched by JLT Employee Benefits.
The DB white paper sets out plans to review the funding regime, with 'prudent' and 'appropriate' possibly redefined. But James Phillips asks if this could this signal a return to an MFR-like approach?
The trustees of GKN's pension schemes have agreed a package of mitigation measures that would improve funding to a "more prudent level" if Melrose's offer is accepted by shareholders next week.
While the new powers are welcome, most respondents doubt it will make a difference to the outcomes for members, Pensions Buzz respondents say.