Scottish independence: European Commission reverses pensions decision

2014-03-28T17:46:44-07:00March 28th, 2014|Categories: Retirement|Tags: , , |

The European Commission has decided not to introduce regulations that would have made private pensions cheaper to operate across international borders. In a surprise move, the Commission has decided to stick to the current regulations. If Scotland votes for independence in September, many private pension schemes would become cross-border schemes. The pensions industry has said the decision could make these schemes more expensive to run. […]