The Assets Recovery Agency has taken the unprecedented step of freezing pension scheme assets worth more than £300,000 as part of a VAT fraud trial.
The case has been brought against Brian John Meehan and his son-in-law, Gerard Martin McAllister – directors of mobile phone retailer Bridge GSM and joint managing trustees of the Bridge Products Executive...
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