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Almost one in three companies in the UK are set to freeze salaries in light of growing economic uncertainty, it has been suggested. According to research conducted by management consultancy organisation Hay Group, the picture is similarly bleak across the rest of Europe, with over a third of countries across the region set to do…

The Confederation of British Industry (CBI) has issued a mixed response to new government proposals concerning pension fund buy-out companies. Announced yesterday (April 14th), the plans would see increased protection for workers whose company pension schemes are involved in a buy-out. The Labour administration intends to allow the pensions regulator to force uninsured firms that…

A number of factors which influence the earning expectations of individuals have been identified. According to a study conducted by Reed.co.uk of more than 850,000 jobseekers who registered on the firm’s website over the past year, age has a significant bearing on the pay expectations of workers, with candidates between the ages of 45 and…