Employer contributions to the Local Government Pension Scheme exceeded employee contributions by £311m last year, government figures show.
LGPS figures in the Local Government Financial Statistics England report shows employer contributions increased £359m up to £5.8bn in 2009/10 - a 7% increase on 2008/09. Employee contributions meanwhile...
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