THOUSANDS of women could face a poorer retirement following a government U-turn on pensions reform, Age Concern says.
An amendment to the Pensions Bill – backed by the charity – which would have allowed women to make up to nine years of missed National Insurance Contributions prior to 1996 has been dropped by the government....
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