A CONTROVERSIAL European directive on pension portability has moved a step closer to becoming UK law following its endorsement by the European Parliament's employment committee.
The directive aims to make it easier for EU citizens to live and work in other member states without suffering any detriment to their pension and sought to remove the “obstacles” in occupational schemes...
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