Employee owned firms enjoy an average of 25% annual increases in profits and 4.5% year-on-year productivity increases, research released to mark Employee Ownership Day 2014 reveals.
The findings, compiled by Capital Strategies for the Employee Ownership Association (EOA) on the economic performance of the top 50 employee-owned organisations, showed that combined sales at these firms...
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.