One of the most striking features of the election campaign earlier this year was that there was almost no discussion of many of the really big issues facing the country. And among the foremost of these is the issue of pension provision
These are interesting times for the pensions industry. News of stock market falls and scheme closures no longer hide on the inner pages of the financial section. Very few people can still be totally unaware that there are large and as yet unanswered problems with the nation’s provision for its future.