Monthly Archives: April 2022


19

Apr 2022

UK legal services market revenue bounced back strongly in 2021

After a difficult time in 2020, the UK legal services market (including private practice firms, barristers, patent agents, and other legal services providers) bounced back in 2021 with market value growth at current prices of 12.4%.  For the first time in 2021, the number of law firms in England and Wales dropped below 10,000: at the end of the year there were 9,809 firms. In...

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05

Apr 2022

58% of consumers own a DC pension

Almost £80,000 held, on average, in DC pensions 58% of consumers own at least one type of DC pension. Among DC pension holders,  over eight-in-ten own a private pension (mainly a standard or stakeholder pension) and around six-in-ten own a workplace pension, with 40% of DC pension holders also owning a DB pension. The average UK consumer with either a private or workplace DC pension...

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