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    • Livanto
    • By Livanto 11th Jan 18, 8:16 PM
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    Bank of England anyone?
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    • 11th Jan 18, 8:16 PM
    Bank of England anyone? 11th Jan 18 at 8:16 PM
    Anyone works or know about Bank of England? Is it true that their employees have 50% of their salary contributed to pension by the employer?
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    • xapprenticex
    • By xapprenticex 11th Jan 18, 8:20 PM
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    • 11th Jan 18, 8:20 PM
    Have you googled it? Im sure it would be there if it were true.
    • DCFC79
    • By DCFC79 11th Jan 18, 8:37 PM
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    • 11th Jan 18, 8:37 PM
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    • 11th Jan 18, 8:37 PM
    Anyone works or know about Bank of England? Is it true that their employees have 50% of their salary contributed to pension by the employer?
    Originally posted by Livanto
    Why are you asking ?

    Are you thinking of applying, in the process of applying or just curious ?

    Im guessing its the first 1.
    Last edited by DCFC79; 11-01-2018 at 8:49 PM.
    Can people stop loaning money/being a guarator to family/friends, it rarely ends well and you lose out as your money is gone or you get shafted with being a guarantor.
    • Andy L
    • By Andy L 12th Jan 18, 8:01 AM
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    • 12th Jan 18, 8:01 AM
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    • 12th Jan 18, 8:01 AM
    No. They were, a few years ago, paying about 50% of their pay bill into theie final salary scheme but that was to fill funding shortfalls which is not the same as receiving 50% of your salary paid into a personal pension
    • Lisbon
    • By Lisbon 12th Jan 18, 10:46 AM
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    • #5
    • 12th Jan 18, 10:46 AM
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    • 12th Jan 18, 10:46 AM
    You had only had to google to get the answer - e.g. https://www.theguardian.com/business/2016/sep/12/bank-of-england-attacked-50-pension-contributions
    • Livanto
    • By Livanto 14th Jan 18, 9:03 PM
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    • #6
    • 14th Jan 18, 9:03 PM
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    • 14th Jan 18, 9:03 PM
    I already know the article, I am asking if it is still true, duh
    • steampowered
    • By steampowered 14th Jan 18, 9:30 PM
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    • #7
    • 14th Jan 18, 9:30 PM
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    • 14th Jan 18, 9:30 PM
    Funding a pension deficit (which funds people who have already retired, when they live longer than originally expected) is NOT the same as contributing 50% of salary into a pension for current employees.
    • Dox
    • By Dox 14th Jan 18, 9:37 PM
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    • 14th Jan 18, 9:37 PM
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    • 14th Jan 18, 9:37 PM
    I already know the article, I am asking if it is still true, duh
    Originally posted by Livanto
    You don't seem to understand what you are being told (and told very clearly).
    • pmduk
    • By pmduk 15th Jan 18, 8:58 AM
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    • 15th Jan 18, 8:58 AM
    I already know the article, I am asking if it is still true, duh
    Originally posted by Livanto
    That's hardly the way to get help and answers to a question.
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