UK Coal shareholders are voting on the final stages of a plan to split the firm in two which would see its underfunded schemes take a controlling stake in one of the new companies.
The proposals would divide UK Coal into a mining division and a property division with the former retaining responsibility for the pension schemes which are approximately £430m in deficit. The schemes...
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