Scottish Widows has entered the bulk annuity market and expects to announce its first deal in the coming weeks.
The 30-strong team is headed up by director of bulk annuities Emma Watkins and comprises experienced industry professionals. These include head of origination and structuring Mike Edwards who previously...
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