Employers will have temporary powers to change scheme rules without trustee consent, in a bid to protect defined benefit schemes from the cost of abolishing contracting out.
In the much-anticipated state pension white paper, the Department for Work and Pensions confirmed that contracting out - where employers in the private and public sector opted out of the state second pension...
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