UK - Pensions administration provider MNPA has achieved compliance with a British Standards Institution code of practice for electronically stored information.
The code, PD0008, enables clients to be confident that scanned images are a true representation of the paper records they derive from.
Managing director Sue Applegarth believes MNPA is one of the first pension administrators to achieve compliance with the code.
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