Mercer has become the latest consultant to revamp its Europe, Middle East and Africa offering with the appointment of Martine Ferland from rival firm Towers Watson.
Ferland (pictured) will join Mercer's London office in September as head of its Retirement, Risk & Finance business for EMEA from Towers Watson where she was retirement business leader for Canada. Prior...
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