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Actuaries look at pensions problems

The launch of the Association of Consulting Actuaries&#39 annual review is being used to highlight the growth of the sector and problems with current pensions legislation.

The ACA says it now boasts over 1,300 from just 29 in 1951.

Chairman Mike Arnold says: “Unless and until some of the inconsistencies and contradictions with pensions policy can be resolved, employers will continue to be reluctant to embark on long term pensions planning in a way that led to the massive growth of occupational pension schemes some decades ago.”

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