The aggregate funding position of the 7800 defined benefit funds monitored by the Pension Protection Fund improved to a deficit of £190.6bn in January.
The deficit stood at £194.5bn at the end of December, last year. However, scheme funding is worse than it was a year ago when there was a deficit of £48.8bn in January 2008. The total deficit of 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