DEPARTING pensions ombudsman David Laverick shied away from difficult cases and did not live up to the work of his predecessor, lawyers claim.
Laverick – who retires tomorrow (August 31) – took over from Julian Farrand six years ago and will be replaced by Tony King. Eversheds partner and chairman of the Association of Pensions Lawyers litigation...
Royal London saw its new group pension business decline over the first half of 2018 as the rollout of auto-enrolment (AE) drew to a close, according to its interim results.
Now Pensions has made "huge progress" in resolving legacy administration issues - switching systems and completing unit adjustment for a "large proportion" of members, it says.
Trustees of the Airways Pension Scheme (APS) will not make a firm decision on whether to appeal the Court of Appeal's judgment on discretionary increase payments until September.
Accountant Hashmukh Shah has pleaded guilty to deliberately providing false information to The Pensions Regulator (TPR) when stating a pension scheme had been set up for staff of a London-based restaurant.