THE TRANSPORT and General Workers' Union has released its response to the Financial Services Authority discussion paper on private equity.
In it T&G general secretary Tony Woodley demanded greater accountability in the wake of multi-billion pound investment deals. He wrote: "When private equity firms assume the same economic role as publicly-quoted...
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