Company pensions face bigger deficit
- Publish date: 17 June 2014
- Archived on: 15 November 2013
The debt resting on private sector pension schemes in the UK reached £117 billion at the end of last month, new figures show
Last year, the debt level was £67.3 billion after July and £73.8 billion after August.
The Pension Protection Fund's study assessed 6,533 final salary pension schemes, and just 1,521 of them showed any surplus this August.