Third-party administrators (TPAs) have blocked 158 transfer requests due to increasing vigilance around pension liberation fraud, according to a Go Pensions survey.
The research, TPAs response to pensions liberation fraud, received replies from 19 UK TPAs of varying sizes. It found increased focus on the practice due to campaigns by The Pensions Regulator (TPR)...
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