The pensions of former staff of collapsed British airline Flybe will not be protected by the Pension Protection Fund (PPF) as it sits outside the lifeboat’s UK jurisdiction.
The Guardian reported today (6 March) that around 1,350 of the Exeter-based airline's staff are in the British Regional Airlines Group (BRAG) pension scheme, which is based on the Isle of Man. Due to...
In this week’s Pensions Buzz, we want to know if more schemes should follow Universities Superannuation Scheme (USS) in divesting from companies with significant involvement with tobacco manufacturing, thermal coal mining, and the production of controversial...
Three accounting bodies have published specific Covid-19 guidance for the compilation of pension scheme accounts, recognising that “it can’t be business as usual”.
In this live blog, Professional Pensions brings together all the latest news on the industry's response to the coronavirus pandemic, as well as regulatory and legal updates.
A new tracker launched by XPS Pensions Group predicts Covid-19 related deaths for the UK are now at or close to 50,000.
Employers will be required to pay a proportion of furloughed staff costs from August, Rishi Sunak has announced today.