Business News - July 2014
From time to time, we produce information for clients on a number of topical and important issues, some of which can be found below:
Zero hours contracts set for reform
Employees on zero hours contracts will be free to find work with more than one employer after the government moved to ban exclusivity clauses.
National minimum wage review under way
The government has set out its remit for the annual review of the national minimum wage (NMW) by the independent Low Pay Commission (LPC).
SMEs lack auto-enrolment awareness, say advisers
Only one in 100 independent financial advisers (IFAs) believe small businesses are well prepared for auto-enrolment into workplace pensions, a new study has revealed.
Businesses urged to tap into potential of older workers
British businesses must realise the potential of older employees and help people to carry on working, Pensions Minister Steve Webb has said.
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