The Department for Work and Pensions has proposed changes to TUPE rules to ensure employers receiving transferred members are not forced to pay contributions higher than the auto-enrolment minimum.
In a consultation launched on 26 February, the department said under auto-enrolment, an employer which will later transfer employees (the transferor) could auto-enrol its existing workforce into a scheme...
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