UK/US - Every financial services firm in the City must have a comprehensive plan to deal with disasters - including terrorist attacks - the FSA says.
Since last year’s attacks on New York and Washington, the FSA has been working to improve its ability to cope with disasters.
FSA managing director Michael Foot said: “None of us can afford to be complacent about the challenges that inevitably rise in an environment where the potential threat is so great.”
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