The Pension Protection Fund’s (PPF) compensation cap and restrictions on annual indexation increases could be at odds with EU law, according to a provisional judgement by the Court of Appeal.
The Financial Reporting Council (FRC) has launched investigations into the conduct of a number of individuals involved with various Guinness Peat pension schemes between 2004 and 2012.
The Pension Protection Fund has announced the changes it will consider making to the Experian insolvency model for the 2018/19 levy ahead of the formal consultation.
The Pensions Regulator (TPR) has renewed its call for small and micro employers to ensure they are complying with their auto-enrolment (AE) obligations.
Master trusts should be approved under a strict licensing regime policed by The Pensions Regulator (TPR), says Adrian Boulding.
Back to early 2015 levels
The Pensions Regulator (TPR) has today released its updated defined contribution (DC) code of practice, as well as six guides on complying with legal obligations.
The Halcrow Pensioners' Association (HPA) has withdrawn its Upper Tribunal challenge of the Halcrow Pension Scheme restructuring after facing the threat of spiralling legal costs.
The Pensions Regulator (TPR) has published its updated defined contribution (DC) code of practice, detailing the standards scheme trustees are expected to meet.
The Pensions Ombudsman (PO) Service has confirmed it will participate in appeals against its own determinations as it seeks to take a more interventionist approach.
The delay in finalising major changes to the local government pension scheme’s investment regulations is already causing problems for pooling, funds have warned.
The Pensions Regulator (TPR) has significantly increased the use of its formal powers to ensure small and micro employers comply with their auto-enrolment (AE) obligations.
The LGPS funds have sent their full proposals for pooling to the government. Stephanie Baxter looks at the final details of the eight pools.
What happens next with British Home Stores (BHS) will judge whether pensions regulation is strong enough to safeguard members says Ros Altmann.
All other pension complaints up
The “superficial attractions” of the lifetime ISA (LISA) will “destroy pensions”, former pensions minister Baroness Ros Altmann has warned.
As part of our series looking at what firms did to win accolades at the UK Pensions Awards 2016, PP speaks to the Travers Smith pensions team about how their firm won the Pension Lawyers of the Year category.
In the wake of the Brexit vote, the government has been radically overhauled. Two former pensions ministers tell James Phillips how this affects pension policy.
In May the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) was adopted by the European Union, Michael Klimes examines how it will affect UK trustees
The government will launch a new campaign highlighting the potential fines faced by small companies not complying with auto-enrolment (AE).
Catherine Howarth says we need certainty as to whether the UK will adopt IORP II.
The Pensions Regulator (TPR) has published a discussion paper on how to drive up standards of pensions trusteeship and shape future regulatory policy.
Pensions and long-term savings providers are the financial services least satisfied with the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA).
The government is looking to impose capital adequacy requirements on master trusts through the forthcoming pensions bill, PP understands.