Strong bulk annuity sales have helped plug losses incurred in Prudential's individual annuity business, its half-year results show.
The insurer said there has been "considerable disruption" to retail annuity sales in the wake of the Budget 2014, with its own sales down 43% to £63m. Its UK profits were buoyed by four bulk annuity...
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