Funding deficits have become the biggest risk factor worrying trustees and sponsors of defined benefit schemes over the past year, according to a study.
Trustee and sponsors said funding deficits were their number one concern, with the employer covenant the second most important risk for trustees and asset and liability matching in the same spot for sponsors....
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