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TPR and PPF to probe pre-pack at Jacuzzi UK scheme sponsor

Professional Pensions | 23 Apr 2014 | 12:43 | To read this article you must be a subsriber

The Pensions Regulator (TPR) and Pension Protection Fund (PPF) are investigating the pre-pack insolvency of Astracast over concerns the firm’s owner has dumped its scheme on the lifeboat fund.

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FRC to target actuarial standards and governance code quality

The Financial Reporting Council (FRC) will work in conjunction with other regulators to develop actuarial assessment and quality standards in the coming year.

Professional Pensions | 22 Apr 2014 | 13:46

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BESTrustees names head of business development

Annie Healy has joined BESTrustees as head of business development.

Professional Pensions | 22 Apr 2014 | 13:15

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LCP appoints senior consultant from Aon Hewitt

LCP has appointed former Aon Hewitt regional operations director Suzanne Taylor as a senior consultant within its pensions administration team.

Professional Pensions | 22 Apr 2014 | 13:00

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TPR appoints two to Determinations Panel

The Pensions Regulator (TPR) has appointed Tony Foster and David Latham to its Determinations Panel.

Professional Pensions | 15 Apr 2014 | 12:11 | To read this article you must be a subsriber

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TPR: Small schemes cost six times more than biggest schemes

Small schemes cost almost four times as much to run as big schemes and almost six times more than the largest funds, according to research from The Pensions Regulator (TPR).

Professional Pensions | 10 Apr 2014 | 13:09 | To read this article you must be a subsriber

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LCP promotes five to partner

LCP has boosted the number of partners within its team to 98 following five promotions and considerable growth over the past five years.

Professional Pensions | 07 Apr 2014 | 12:22 | To read this article you must be a subsriber

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TPR’s Darran Burton joins LCP on secondment

The Pensions Regulator’s (TPR) head of defined contribution (DC) regulation Darran Burton has joined LCP on a part-time secondment for an initial six-month period.

Professional Pensions | 03 Apr 2014 | 07:00 | To read this article you must be a subsriber

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TPR confirms probe into scheme record-keeping

The Pensions Regulator (TPR) has confirmed the opening of a number of case investigations into scheme record-keeping following its thematic review.

Professional Pensions | 31 Mar 2014 | 13:22 | To read this article you must be a subsriber

Buzz: AE non-compliance probes prove regs are too complex

More than six out of ten contributors said the number of probes launched by The Pensions Regulator (TPR) into auto-enrolment non-compliance was confirmation that regulations were too complex.

Professional Pensions | 28 Mar 2014 | 07:00 | To read this article you must be a subsriber

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TPR: scrapped restrictions on pensions access to fuel liberation

The government’s decision to allow anyone over the age of 55 to take their entire pot as cash has the potential to drive up liberation cases, The Pensions Regulator (TPR) has said.

Professional Pensions | 21 Mar 2014 | 13:05 | To read this article you must be a subsriber

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TPR and FCA clarify regulatory approach following DC reform

The Pensions Regulator (TPR) and the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) have clarified their responsibilities in overseeing the pensions market following this week’s reform announcements.

Professional Pensions | 21 Mar 2014 | 11:56 | To read this article you must be a subsriber

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Industry needs ‘deregulation for flexible drawdown changes to work’

Deregulation of the flexible drawdown market would be required to ensure changes under the Budget 2014 are effective, industry experts say.

Professional Pensions | 21 Mar 2014 | 11:25 | To read this article you must be a subsriber

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