The code of conduct on enhanced transfer value exercises and pension increase exchanges has thrown into question the degree of responsibility trustees have in ensuring members are treated fairly.
The voluntary code, published last week intends to stamp out bad practice and banned the use of cash “bribes” to encourage members to transfer out of defined benefit schemes. But the code is deliberately...
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