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.
Mark McMullen joins the private client services team from Smith & Williamson
Merger between Clear & Lane Chartered Accountants and Magma Chartered Accountants was finalised on 3 February
BDO has taken its new partner intake to 23 during the first half of its financial year, including the appointment of five partners in five weeks
The firm reports 7.6% global fee income growth for the year ending 31 December 2016