The Pensions Regulator is set to launch an investigation into administration switching after scheme concerns over cost and data transfer issues.
Speaking at the Professional Pensions Admin Forum 2012 – held in London last week – TPR case team leader Victoria Holmes said the issue of switching administrator had been “regularly cited” by schemes,...
A buyout tool which provides schemes with up-to-date pricing and comparisons between insurers has been launched by JLT Employee Benefits.
The DB white paper sets out plans to review the funding regime, with 'prudent' and 'appropriate' possibly redefined. But James Phillips asks if this could this signal a return to an MFR-like approach?
The trustees of GKN's pension schemes have agreed a package of mitigation measures that would improve funding to a "more prudent level" if Melrose's offer is accepted by shareholders next week.
While the new powers are welcome, most respondents doubt it will make a difference to the outcomes for members, Pensions Buzz respondents say.