Pensions analysis: In Curran (74746/1), the Pensions Ombudsman upheld a complaint by a widow of a deceased pension scheme member that the trustees of the pension scheme had not properly assessed how to allocate the lump sum death benefit payable from the scheme on the death of her husband. Wyn Derbyshire of gunnercooke LLP looks at the decision.
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