Work and Pensions Committee to scrutinise UK pension freedoms

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The Work and Pensions Committee at the UK Parliament has opened the second part of its inquiry into the impact of the pension freedoms and the protection of savers. The committee is looking at pensions freedom five years since it was first introduced in Britain. This second phase of the three-stage inquiry is to focus on protection measures for those who are moving from saving for retirement to drawing down their pension.  Pensions scams, in particular, formed a central focus to the first phase of the inquiry, which closed last month. Stephen Timms MP, chair of the Work and Pens...

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Christopher Copper-Ind

Christopher Copper-Ind is editor-in-chief of International Investment. Before this, he was editorial director of The Business Year, from 2014 to 2017.