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FT.com - Your Pension
- Savers need ?second line of defence?
Fri, 24 Oct 2014 17:39:14 GMT
FCA urged to bolster guidance
- Equitable pensioners lobby MPs
Fri, 24 Oct 2014 17:37:58 GMT
Savers say they have been short-changed by the compensation package
- Tax threat to pension cash withdrawals
Fri, 24 Oct 2014 17:31:00 GMT
Providers may have to levy ?emergency code? if savers cannot provide one
- Warning over pension tax loophole
Thu, 23 Oct 2014 18:21:30 GMT
BBC Business News
- Most UK profit warnings since 2008
Sat, 25 Oct 2014 23:03:57 GMT
Profit warnings by UK-listed firms rise to the their highest summer level for six years, according to forecaster EY.
- 'Record number' of low-paid Britons
Sat, 25 Oct 2014 23:00:43 GMT
A record five million UK workers are now in low-paid jobs, a rise of 250,000 in the last year, research from a left-of-centre think tank suggests.
- Britain must pay EU bill, says MEP
Sat, 25 Oct 2014 16:05:03 GMT
The rest of Europe expects the UK to settle a £1.7bn EU budget demand "and that's that", a vice president of the European Parliament has said.
- Card firms 'fail' on rights advice
Sat, 25 Oct 2014 00:26:57 GMT
Many financial providers are failing to properly explain the protection shoppers have when something goes wrong with a credit card purchase, consumer group Which? suggests.
- UK base in Afghanistan handed over
Sun, 26 Oct 2014 08:16:49 GMT
The last UK military base in Afghanistan, Camp Bastion, is handed over to the control of Afghan security forces.
- Giants draw level in World Series
Sun, 26 Oct 2014 07:36:40 GMT
San Francisco Giants beat Kansas City Royals 11-4 in Game Four to level the best-of-seven World Series at 2-2.
- Tunisia votes in historic election
Sun, 26 Oct 2014 07:13:53 GMT
Tunisia is voting in the first election to be held under its new constitution, which was passed this year following an uprising in 2011.
- Merkel 'kills the deal' and the GP cash bonanza
Sun, 26 Oct 2014 06:35:40 GMT
A mixed group of stories in Sunday's papers, including Angela Merkel's defence of existing EU migration rules, and the doctors who can earn £3,000 per weekend.