Not a week seems to go by without the unions disputing the latest cost saving measures by sponsoring employers. The BBC, AstraZeneca and Ford have all been on the receiving end of union venom in the past two weeks alone.
It is sad but true that companies need to take cost-saving measures to begin to address mountainous deficits and prevent schemes falling into the Pension Protection Fund - but acting in the best interests...
This week's edition of Professional Pensions is out now.
Laytons partner Jennie Kreser speaks of her concerns over pension outcomes.
Guy Opperman has indicated his support for a fresh pensions commission as the government seeks to understand how to progress pensions policy in a wide range of areas.
Auto-enrolment (AE) minimum contribution rates could rise to 12% by 2030, with a 50/50 split between employer and employee, the Pensions and Lifetime Savings Association (PLSA) says.