The pensions crisis is a bit like the one currently afflicting the NHS: it never seems to go away.
‘Proportionate balance between benefits'
There was the ominous ringing of the latest death knell for pensions when the end of the 'triple lock' was floated recently.
Pension fund deficits have been a controversial topic for investors for some time. In 2016, both the British Steel pension issues and the BHS/Sir Philip Green saga have been front page news, writes RWC's John Innes.
"To protect more than a million financial services jobs"
What is wrong with pensions? Too complex, too expensive, deficits too wide, members don't save enough, too much regulation, too many unscrupulous employers, too many lazy members, too much interference from politicians.
Replaced by Watford MP Harrington
Ros Altmann has left her role as pensions minister and has called on government to radically reform the pension system.
TISA launches survey
Acquisition will add £12bn assets
Fragmented industry will need to collaborate
Valuing safeguarded benefits too complex
Reforms put on hold after months of speculation
Has run EMD funds since 1999
Report calls for stability and simplicity
Ex-pensions minister sounds stern warning
ABI reveals latest data
Frank Field: 'We cannot afford another scandal'
Smith addressed the NAPF Conference 2015
Acquisition of in-house asset manager
What were the top ten bestselling pension funds in June?
Former pensions minister Steve Webb is on the verge of joining Royal London, a company which last year criticised his charge cap policy as "headline-grabbing", according to reports.
Gregg McClymont, Labour's former pensions spokesman, has joined Aberdeen Asset Management as head of retirement savings.
The government has delayed the launch of a secondary annuity market amid concerns about consumer protection, it has said in its Budget document out today.