With growing numbers of final salary pensions schemes being scrapped the government is under growing pressure on this issue.
Brown told the Labour Party Conference in Bournemouth that Work and Pensions secretary Andrew Smith ‘will legislate for a new statutory pension protection fund so in future every worker contributing to a pension will have their pension protected and be guaranteed their pension rights’.
That was interpreted as meaning there will be a Bill on the issue in the Queen’s Speech.
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The EC has been instructed to draft a European Union (EU) directive authorising an EU financial transaction tax, which would apply to ten of the EU’s 28 member states
Accountancy watchdog the FRC has dropped its investigation into the former chief financial officer of Tesco, nearly two years after the supermarket was engulfed in an accounting scandal
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