UK - Scottish Mutual has added 37 external fund links to its flexible retirement package to increase its share of the market.
The funds include nine multi-manager products from Attica Asset Management.
The ABI predicts that the market for flexible pensions – products that allow individuals to keep some of their retirement money invested past retirement – is expected to increase by 45% by 2005.
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