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    Executive pensions face tighter clampdown from investors

    Sainsbury’s new CEO Simon Roberts receives a 7.5% pension allowance, compared to 30% for his predecessorPhoto: Sainsbury’s Investors are clamping down further on executive pensions after the Investment Association updated its pay guidelines for companies. Board directors have often profited from superior pension packages with pension contributions set considerably higher than for the wider workforce. But, […] More

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    Pension advice ‘nudges’ proposed by the government

    Shutterstock Workplace pension schemes will be required to ‘nudge’ members towards getting advice when they seek to access their funds under new proposals set out by the Department for Work and Pensions. By steering savers towards obtaining guidance from the government’s Pension Wise service, the DWP hopes people will be able to make “appropriate and […] More