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My PFS - Technical news - 30/09/2014

30 September 2014
PFS news bulletin update from 10 September 2014 - 23 September 2014. Taxation, retirement and investments in the UK.    Read more »

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Noise Induced Hearing Loss - an expert view »

In this half hour video we look at the diagnosis of noise induced hearing loss otherwise known as NIHL, an area that has seen a dramatic rise in claims.  The presenter, an audiologist, looks at the way the claims market has developed in recent years, the role of diagnosis, risk management and what she believes could be done to protect both employees and employers.  

Education, education, education »

In the past decade or so, there has been a growing school of thought that, well, school needs more thought. Education in the UK does not reflect the modern world in which we currently live - the most popular complaint at the moment is the lack of computing science taught, given the importance of information technology in the UK and the global economy. 

What's in a name? The new pension lexicon »

The Pension Schemes Bill, published in June 2014 has slipped under the radar for many financial advisers as the headlines have been occupied with pension flexibility. Publication of the bill has also enabled the government to implement a section of the 2011 Pensions Act which has also passed by largely unnoticed. 

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