Updated to include information about the Government's consultation on collective defined-contribution pension schemes and a reference to Lloyds Banking Group Pensions Trustees Ltd v Lloyds Bank plc and others, concerning gender equalisation and GMPs.
The Government consults on the possibility of introducing collective defined-contribution (CDC) pension schemes.
Women qualify for their state pensions at the same age as men - currently 65 - from 6 November 2018. The pension age has been harmonised for both genders, 25 years after the plan was initiated by John Major's government.
The Department for Work and Pensions has launched a consultation to shape new legislation around collective defined contribution pension schemes, as pioneered at Royal Mail, a moved described by unions as "very important development in social history".
The High Court has ruled that Lloyds Banking Group must pay up to £150 million to female members of its pension scheme after a landmark court ruling.
Brewery Samuel Smith and its chairman, 73-year-old Humphrey Smith, have been fined nearly £28,000 after admitting failure to supply information to The Pensions Regulator (TPR).
The Government consults on proposals to enhance the Pensions Regulator's powers to protect defined-benefit pension scheme members.
We examine the types of pension schemes offered by employers, including: contribution rates and membership; the schemes used for pensions auto-enrolment; and systems of matched pension contributions.
The Pensions Regulator (TPR) has announced plans that it said would enable it to become more effective when dealing organisations avoiding their pension obligations.
Organisations that use self-employed labour should pay a tax that would help fund a pension auto-enrolment scheme for freelance workers, a think tank has suggested.
HR and legal information and guidance relating to pensions.