The Pensions Regulator (TPR) has urged defined benefit (DB) trustees to ensure an expected surge in transfers does not jeopardise scheme funding levels.
The warning comes in a consultation that sets out how trustees should handle transfer requests when the Budget freedoms come into force in April. The draft advice calls on schemes to ensure their approach...
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