Occupational pension reform in Spain: what will change?

Major occupational pension reforms in Spain would facilitate access to employment-linked pension provision for low and middle-income workers, to be implemented through collective bargaining. On 23 November 2021, the Spanish Council of Ministers approved a preliminary draft law regulating occupational pension plans. The aim of the new legislation is to facilitate access to collective plans for low and middle-income workers and small and medium-sized enterprises,…

UK employment and pensions law review 2017

The political scene in the UK has inevitably been dominated in recent months by the vote narrowly in favour of “Brexit” in the referendum on EU membership last June and its associated political fallout. This led, among other things, to David Cameron’s resignation as prime minister and leader of the Conservative party and his replacement by Theresa May. One consequence of all this furore is…