Deregulatory easements making it easier for final salary schemes to function must be met with employer promises to keep schemes open, Angela Eagle says.
In an exclusive interview with PP the pensions minister said the rolling programme of deregulation would continue and she had an "open door policy" for industry suggestions. However, she warned deregulation...
A buyout tool which provides schemes with up-to-date pricing and comparisons between insurers has been launched by JLT Employee Benefits.
The DB white paper sets out plans to review the funding regime, with 'prudent' and 'appropriate' possibly redefined. But James Phillips asks if this could this signal a return to an MFR-like approach?
The trustees of GKN's pension schemes have agreed a package of mitigation measures that would improve funding to a "more prudent level" if Melrose's offer is accepted by shareholders next week.
While the new powers are welcome, most respondents doubt it will make a difference to the outcomes for members, Pensions Buzz respondents say.