Insurers expect to write more than £6bn of buyout and buy-in business in 2013 after a strong finish to 2012 saw £1.5bn in transactions, says JLT Employee Benefits.
The consultant said early indications suggested this momentum had been maintained, particularly at the small and medium end of the market as insurers offered flexible contracts and payment terms. JLT...
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