It is fair to say that lay trustees are enduring taxing times right now. In addition to ensuring high levels of scheme governance, preparing for auto-enrolment and assessing investment strategy on an ongoing basis, trustees have to deal with the constant raft of changes being pushed through by the government.
How trustees deal with these challenges will have a far-reaching impact on schemes across the UK, and trustees need appropriate support if they are to deal with them properly. One change proving particularly...
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