Presentation given at the aPensions Summit’ at House of Commons on 4th November 2003, explaining why and how Government should compensate members of employer final salary schemes who have lost their pensions on insolvency.
Article published in aFinancial Adviser’ explaining why we need an insurance protection scheme for final salary company pensions in the UK.
Article published in Pensions Week explaining why Government must compensate pension scheme members who have lost their pension rights on insolvency and how this compensation will not cost anything for many years.
Article published in Parliamentary Monitor explaining the reasons for decline of UK final salary pension schemes.
A picture of how UK private sector company schemes are leaving people unprotected and unaware of the risks to their pensions, while public sector schemes are safe. We need to restore confidence!
Letter published in the Financial Times outlining the failures of UK final salary pensions.
Note explaining why we urgently need to change the UK final salary pension system. Some form of insurance is essential.
Letter regarding lack of security for members of UK final salary schemes.
Outline of reasons for the crisis in UK final salary schemes and some suggested solutions.
A description of why UK final salary pension promises are now financially unsustainable for most employers and a possible way forward for the future.