UK - Christine Brannigan and Helen Caldwell have joined Pip Sanford as directors of new pensions recruitment consultancy Branwell Ford Associates.
All were previously with the Sammons Group.
BWF specialises in administration, consultancy and in-house roles and will offer “a personal service to the individual requirements of each client and candidate”.
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