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The Grangemouth strikers are now back at work. They know they may have to walk out again if management stick with their plan to trash the company pension scheme. What’s their problem? Ineos is 75% owned by Jim Ratcliffe. Listed as the 25th richest person in the land, his fortune is reckoned at £2,300 million. The ‘Sunday Times’ thinks he was worth £3,300 million in 2007. He’s dropped a billion, poor old soul. That must explain why he wants to nick the workers’ pension pot.