Sponsored Administration Panel: Mercer pensions technical manager Rosie Kwok gives the background for this month's discussion
The Department for Work and Pensions is currently consulting on draft legislation to abolish contracting out on a defined contribution basis from April 2012. Protected rights will become ordinary benefits....
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