UK - Prime minister Gordon Brown has told parliament he expects the government will be able to guarantee 90% of the pensions lost as a result of company schemes collapsing.
The Pensions Action Group has been keeping up pressure on the government to provide compensation, recently holding an all-night vigil outside Downing Street.
In this week's Pensions Buzz, we want to know whether or not you believe that business facing financial distress should be able to suspend their auto-enrolment contributions to avoid rising costs.
The Pension Protection Fund (PPF) is consulting on proposals to charge a "risk reflective" levy for commercial defined benefit (DB) consolidation vehicles.
The funding gap across FTSE 350 schemes could be slashed by as much as £275bn if schemes look beyond traditional ways of creating value. Victoria Ticha examines how
There will be "many flavours" of defined benefit (DB) consolidators but consolidation will only be the right answer for a minority of schemes, Alan Rubenstein says.