UK - Most Britons feel that the government is not doing enough to ensure that people have a comfortable retirement.
Principal Financial president, retirement and investor services, Larry Zimpleman told the Global Financial Leadership Forum conference its research found only 3% of the UK population felt the government was performing well in its role to ensure that people have a comfortable retirement – down from 25% the previous year.
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