Benefits consultancy Mercer has announced it will offer a suite of trans benefits as part of its private medical scheme for employees.
Almost three-quarters (73%) of workers see their income fluctuate from month to month, with lower earners at more risk of pay volatility.
Hundreds of Royal Mail employees with free shares in the company have lost money because of a dramatic fall in its share price.
Our analysis of pay awards in the chemicals, pharmaceuticals and oil sector over the past year finds them among some of the highest across the economy.
Pay settlements in the construction sector have remained stable over the past year, although some of the industry-wide deals have resulted in more generous awards.
Wage rises in the hotels, catering and leisure sector have kept up with those across the economy as a whole, with many employees gaining from increases to the national minimum wage rates.
Pay awards in the information and communication sector have risen over the past year, with pay awards based on performance giving rise to particularly healthy increases.
Pay awards in the professional and business services sector have not kept pace with those in other sectors of the economy, our analysis of pay settlements over the past year finds.
We round up the state of pay bargaining over the past year in each of the key industries of the economy.
Manufacturing employers have awarded pay rises in excess of those seen in recent years, our review of the past year finds.
HR and legal information and guidance relating to pay and benefits.