Never has there been so much media interest in pensions as there is currently. Never has the pensions world changed so rapidly as it has over the last few years. This new edition of Pension Schemes and Pension Funds in the United Kingdom provides the latest information on all the key state and private pension schemes operating in the UK within the context of its long historical development since medieval times. It also examines government pensions policy over the last twenty years, and looks ahead to future trends and concerns.Light and Coke Company introduced a contributory scheme for salaried staff in 1842 and for manual workers in 1870. ... Siemens Brothers of Woolwich introduced a pension scheme in 1872. ... and received pensions based on the average salaries earned during their working lives and on the number of years of service.
|Title||:||Pension Schemes and Pension Funds in the United Kingdom|
|Publisher||:||Oxford University Press on Demand - 2003|