The Supreme Court has overturned a ruling that financial support directions (FSD) issued by The Pensions Regulator (TPR) in insolvencies should be treated as an expense of the administration.
In a judgment in the Nortel/Lehman case, handed down this morning, the court found that FSDs were in fact provable debts which would rank alongside the claims of other unsecured creditors. The court...
David Hutchins looks at the recent FCA interim market study and asks better value can be delivered to members.
PP research finds disagreement on whether transfers to SSASs are the problem and should be barred.
Aon Hewitt, Mercer and Willis Towers Watson have joined forces in calling for measures to tackle transparency and competition issues raised by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA).
This week's top stories included coverage of the DWP's much-anticipated green paper on defined benefit (DB) regulation, and ARC Pensions Law's plans to open a Leeds office.