Powerpoint presentation for ASIM at the ASIM Winter General Meeting in London, outlining why the UK pension system is in crisis and what might be done to improve the situation.
Presentation given to Society of Financial Advisers Annual Conference on the role of Government in Pensions and future for pensions policy.
Letter published in Financial Times pointing out parallels between Bush pension reform proposals and UK pension policies over the past 20 years which have contributed to our pensions crisis.
Letter published in Employee Benefits Magazine explaining why employers have been asked to shoulder too much of the pensions burden and that the ‘standard’ two-thirds final salary pension has become unaffordable for most people.
Article published in Daily Express, outlining Ros’s proposals for pension reform.
Analysis of suggestions of major shift in Government policy on pensions, which seemed to emerge from the Labour Party Conference.
Press release highlighting the implications of the findings of research by the Pensions Institute, explaining why smaller companies are no longer keen to provide pensions.
Article published in Daily Telegraph on October 9th 2004, discussing the effect of the 2004 Pension Reforms by the Inland Revenue. It argues that these reforms could change the entire nature of pensions in future, turning them into a short term exercise for those on higher rate tax.
Press Release explaining why Ros does not believe compulsion is the best policy option to adopt, in order to encourage pensions.
Article commissioned by Financial Times for aPersonal View’ column, discussing Government policies to encourage savings and questioning why they seem to be targeted only at the top earners, rather than trying to encourage those who do not pay higher rate tax.