3rd April 2014

Pitmans’ Pensions Team – 2014 Budget Update

The Chancellor’s Budget contained a number of surprises which seems to have set the industry on a course of major change. The sweeping changes relate mainly to defined contribution (DC) members who, from April 2015, will have complete flexibility as to how to utilise and maximise their pension ‘pot’ once they reach the point of retirement.

27th March 2014

More on Service Provision Change and TUPE

In 2006 the Transfer of Undertakings (Protection of Employment) Regulations 2006 introduced specific provisions, not found in other European countries, to deal with the impact on employees of outsourcing, insourcing and the change of a contractor where the activities services before and after the change were essentially the same.