UK - The next 12 months could be the most important ever for the pensions industry, the Pensions Management Institute claims.
The imminent introduction of new pension regulations and their effects on schemes will be discussed at the PMI’s autumn conference – Pensions: Short Term Problems, Longer Term Solutions – on October 7.
The conference, which will be held at The Brewery, Chiswell Street, London, will also include talks on the stability of the equity market, investing for closed defined benefit schemes, pension risk areas and novel approaches to dealing with deficits.
Most respondents in this week's Pensions Buzz do not think businesses should be able suspend AE contributions if in financial distress.
Former BHS owner Dominic Chappell has lost the appeal against his section 72 conviction and sentence for failing to hand over information to The Pensions Regulator (TPR).
This week's top stories include Marsh and McLennan Companies agreeing to buy JLT, and the home secretary calling for AE to be scrapped in a no-deal Brexit scenario.
Lesley Titcomb says the watchdog wants closer interactions with pension funds to spot problems sooner and act before having to use its more stringent powers