The Pensions Regulator (TPR) may need additional resources as it takes on new powers around master trusts, and merger and acquisitions (M&A), Lesley Titcomb has said.
Speaking to PP, the watchdog's chief executive said as TPR takes on extra responsibilities, it may be appropriate to have additional resources to support this as it would have to "take that resource away...
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