University workers will be balloted for strike action over pension changes after the Universities Superannuation Scheme confirmed an end to its final salary scheme for new entrants.
Bosses at the University and College Union said it would begin asking its 42,000 members on 2 February to strike in March over USS's decision to proceed with employers' proposals to enroll new joiners...
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