UK/EUROPE - The Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development plans to release a report on early retirement trends in the UK.
The OECD is producing a number of reports on how Europe’s wealthiest countries will face labour shortages, slower growth and ballooning social security bills unless they take action to reverse the early retirement trend.
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