The industry has called for further clarity from the European Commission (EC) on the meaning of cross-border activity in the revised Institutions for Occupational Retirement Provision Directive (IORP II).
This comes amid concern that pensioners who retired abroad could trigger a scheme to become cross-border, and therefore required to be fully-funded, under proposals published last March to tighten up the...
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