Plans to introduce a universal state pension could be held back until 2014 to give the coalition government a boost at the next general election, a policy expert says.
Proposals for a flat rate pension, first unveiled three months ago, have stalled since the government ditched plans for a consultation last year. (PP Online, 17 Dec) But leading public policy expert...
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