EU - European countries could face debts more than double their domestic product if they do not tackle pension liabilities, market information provider Key Note warns.
Its report, Saving Trends in Euroland, suggests the UK is better placed than all other European countries but that pensions debt in Europe could threaten economic stability.
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