THE ACCOUNTING Standards Board is set to amend pensions accounting standard FRS17 in a bid to bring it more in line with international conventions.
The regulatory body – which is responsible for issuing all UK accounting standards – said the changes would bring FRS17 closer into line with the international accounting standard IAS19, which is used...
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