The aggregate deficit of the Pension Protection Fund 7800 Index shrank from £109.0bn to £118.2bn last month according to figures released by the lifeboat fund.
The index measures the funding levels of the 6,150 schemes that are eligible for the PPF, on an s179 basis, which represents the cost of securing PPF-level benefits. The average funding ratio increased...
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