Smaller schemes might oppose plans to extend the Pension Protection Fund's contingent asset range because they are unlikely to benefit, Abbey Financial Markets says.
Part of a PPF consultation, expected in the autumn, is set to look at trustees’ use of credit default swaps, in particular whether schemes should be exempt from the risk-based levy on the amounts covered...
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