This week's top stories included coverage of the much-anticipated defined benefit (DB) white paper and the sector's reaction.
Also, former Pension Protection Fund (PPF) chief Alan Rubenstein announced he has launched a DB consolidator, and GKN has criticised Melrose for "misleading" claims relating to the former's DB liabilities.
The Pensions Regulator will be given the power to fine company bosses who deliberately puts their defined benefit schemes at risk, the government has confirmed.
DB schemes are to be offered a new consolidator as the former chief of the PPF launches 'The Pension SuperFund'.
GKN has slammed Melrose for making 'misleading' comments relating to the engineering giant's two UK DB schemes.
Enhanced powers for The Pensions Regulator to prosecute and fine company directors who "wilfully or recklessly" put their defined benefit pension scheme at risk will be hard to enforce, commentators say.
An independent expert panel will be commissioned to review how the £6.1bn funding deficit figure for the Universities Superannuation Scheme was reached, Universities UK has announced.
This week’s top stories included the rejection of an automatic guidance amendment in the Pension Schemes Bill, while The Pensions Regulator posted a sharp increase in the use of its powers.
The majority of the pensions industry agrees an eventual net-zero target should not be mandated for schemes as part of the Pension Schemes Bill, according to a Professional Pensions poll.
Local Pension Partnership Administration (LPPA) has become the latest organisation to join the Pension Scams Industry Group (PSIG) forum.
Two-thirds of UK fund managers are reducing investments in companies that fail on diversity and inclusion scores, according to a survey by Edelman.
England and Wales have seen a fourth successive week of increasing excess death figures as the countries battle through the second wave of the coronavirus pandemic.