Updated to take into account the Spring Budget 2017 announcement concerning a tax charge on transfers to foreign pensions.
The Government has launched a consultation into the future viability of defined-benefit pension schemes.
Definition from the XpertHR glossary.
In Coloroll Pension Trustees Ltd v Russell (28 September 1994) EOR58A, the European Court of Justice rules that trustees of occupational pension schemes are bound by Article 119 of the EC Treaty in the same way as employers.
HR and legal information and guidance relating to final-salary pension schemes.