The Conservatives' pensions capability has been severely damaged with the loss of Nigel Waterson from the Commons, the EEF says.
Tory pensions spokesman Waterson lost his Eastbourne seat overnight. Waterson has been a key part of the current 2012 reform package, a key proponent of political consensus and is noted in the industry...
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.