Company pension deficits shrink; Trinity Mirror launches £175m buy-back; King set for second term at Bank as Brown puts stability first; Taxpayers' backing for Rock hits £50bn; Tax Dept. loses 6,500 pension records
Company pension deficits shrink Financial Times (FTCM p 18) Deficits at UK pension schemes have fallen during the past year, thanks to strong equities markets, higher interest rates and substantial company...
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