Employers resist plans allowing unions to negotiate pensions; Companies consult investors in bid to avoid bonus rows; Birds Eye staff get pensions promise; LAPFF letter encourages equal pay for women
Employers resist plans allowing unions to negotiate pensions The Times (p41) Employers are stepping up pressure on the government to scrap plans to give unions the right to negotiate pensions. The Department...
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