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.
Harrison Beale & Owen will (HB&O) have a new chairman and managing director at the helm for 2017
Satvir Bungar promoted to managing director in the mergers and acquisitions team
Carolyn Brown appointed as the first head of client legal services practice RSM Legal
UK senior partner Phil Verity has been elected for a second term at Mazars