Updated with information on the Government consultation on strengthening pension protection when employees are compulsorily transferred from a local government employer.
In Lord Chancellor and Secretary of State for Justice and another v McCloud and others; Secretary of State for the Home Department, the Welsh Ministers and others v Sargeant and others, the Court of Appeal held that the Government's view that "it felt right" to protect older workers with transitional provisions when making changes to pensions for judges and firefighters was insufficient to defend direct age discrimination claims.
The last financial year has seen a sharp rise in the number of businesses fined by the Pensions Regulator for pension auto-enrolment errors, a freedom of information request has shown.
Updated to include information on the Single Financial Guidance Body, which replaces the Pensions Advisory Service, the Money Advice Service and Pension Wise.
BT has lost an appeal to change the method it uses to calculate pension increases, which would have affected around 80,000 current and former staff.
Updated to include the proposed auto-enrolment earnings thresholds for 2019/20.
Updated to include the proposed state pension rates for 2019/20.
Updated to include information on O'Brien v Ministry of Justice, in which the ECJ considered the calculation of pensions for part-time workers.
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.
HR and legal information and guidance relating to pensions.