The Pensions Regulator (TPR) must “strike a balance between getting pension scheme deficits tackled swiftly and not pushing so hard as to jeopardise the long-term future of the employer”, according to Lane Clark & Peacock (LCP) senior partner Bob Scott.
This comes as speculation grows over whether planned deficit recovery contributions into company pensions may be rescheduled as companies and pension funds weigh up the options amid the disruption caused...
The number of savers using information or guidance services such as Pension Wise is barely higher than three years ago despite efforts to promote the benefits, the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) says.
This week’s top stories included Capita’s sale of its employee benefits business, while research from the Association of Consulting Actuaries found little support among employers for multiple pensions dashboards.
In a year of exceptional circumstances and getting to grips with new technology, the trustee meeting must go on – but not always to plan.
The onset of the pandemic dented asset valuations but it will take time to understand the true cost for defined benefit (DB) schemes.