Pension scheme administrators are set to come under greater scrutiny from HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) as it builds on its ‘fit and proper' powers.
Introduced last September, the legislation was designed to prevent pension scams by ensuring schemes were run by appropriate people. Schemes that failed the test were refused registration, with those...
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