This week's top stories include the announcement to increase the lifetime allowance, and industry reaction to the Autumn Budget.
Budget papers have confirmed the lifetime allowance for pensions will increase to £1,03m for the tax year 2018/19.
The pension industry's reaction to the lack of policy in the Autumn Budget has been a mixture of relief and disappointment.
Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip Hammond delivered his first Autumn Budget, with pensions left largely untouched.
The Pensions Regulator (TPR) will clarify guidance on investments with long-term horizons as part of the government's plans to encourage pension funds to invest more in infrastructure, according to Autumn Budget documents.
Hymans Robertson has launched a tool to help schemes more easily assess their readiness to complete a buy-in and the benefits this could bring.
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