The government's new older workers' champion has floated the idea that employees in their 50s should be able to take gap years and then return to the workforce.
The suggestion received the backing of pensions minister Steve Webb who noted it could tie-in well with new pension freedoms. Speaking at her official introduction into the role, Ros Altmann said: "Why...
The secretary of state for work and pensions has told MPs clawback and avoidance measures could be imposed for the people responsible for driving Carillion over the cliff.
Occupational pension provision has continued to grow in value, but there remains large variance in incomes across the pensioner age group, according to latest government data.
Defined benefit (DB) schemes could have an aggregate surplus by 2021 under Pension Protection Fund (PPF) projections, its strategic plan for 2018 to 2021 reveals.
Investment consultants are failing to recommend products that outperform net of fees, the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has said as its investigation into the market continues.