The government's proposal to separate out the liabilities for schemes within ring-fenced banking groups could pose a threat to covenants, a lawyer warns.
Last month the Treasury proposed in a white paper to separate the investment and retail arms of banks and to ensure that ring-fenced entities are not left responsible for the scheme liabilities of entire...
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