SHAREHOLDERS in the fresh crop of bulk annuity buyout firms are poised to stump up more capital to meet a surge in demand, the new insurers say.
Last week, PP reported a quarter of companies attending a Watson Wyatt seminar said they were considering buying out either all or part of their scheme liabilities within the next three to five years....
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