The length of time it takes companies to repair defined benefit scheme deficits continues to increase, data from The Pensions Regulator shows.
The [asset_library_tag 2360,TPR Recovery Plan report], published today, showed the average length of agreed deficit recovery plans last year was 9.4 years, up from 8.4 in 2008 and 7.3 in 2007. PricewaterhouseCoopers...
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