The Pensions Regulator (TPR) has incurred around £1.4m of external costs during its anti-avoidance investigation of the Silentnight pension scheme.
The charges, published in response to a Freedom of Information (FoI) request, are in addition to internal costs and an undisclosed amount for funding a defence against a judicial review of its investigation....
PwC, KPMG, EY and Deloitte must break up their consultancy and audit businesses into distinct firms to provide greater focus on the "most challenging and objective audits", the competition watchdog has said.
The Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) has released its first batch of guidance setting out how the guaranteed minimum pension (GMP) conversion legislation may be used to resolve unequal payments.
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