CASINO giants Stanley Leisure and London Clubs International have refused to comment on reports LCI's pension deficit is holding up a merger deal.
Spokesmen for both companies would only say discussions were ongoing but there was “no certainty” these would lead to a transaction. LCI reported a pension deficit of £24.7m in its £65m defined benefit...
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