The majority of member nominated trustees are appointed by occupational schemes with no regard by sponsors for the rules around fairness and proportionality, research claims.
The Occupational Pensioners' Alliance has surveyed 27 schemes with memberships of 200 and 160,000 people, and assets from £160,000 to £10bn. According to the research, sponsors pay no attention to the...
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