Jonathan Stapleton, Editor at Professional Pensions, chairs a debate with expert comment from David Collinson, Pension Corporation; Mike Munro, CMS Cameron McKenna and Mark Duke, Towers Watson, which looks in detail at the reasons for the implementation of the IORP (Institutions for Occupational Retirement Provision) directive and its likely implications.
00:49 Is it right to have Pan European pensions legislation when it is largely a national matter? 02:00 How did all this play out for insurers? 02:50 Why did the EU want Solvency II for insurers?...
Former home secretary Amber Rudd is to return to the cabinet as work and pensions secretary after the resignation of Esther McVey.
This week's top stories included proposed draft regulations in a no-deal Brexit which would make scheme investments illegal, and Esther McVey's resignation as secretary of state.
There have been a total of 15 ministers responsible for pensions since 1997. Here is the list in full.