This week's top stories included coverage of the much-anticipated defined benefit (DB) white paper and the sector's reaction.
Also, former Pension Protection Fund (PPF) chief Alan Rubenstein announced he has launched a DB consolidator, and GKN has criticised Melrose for "misleading" claims relating to the former's DB liabilities....
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The Pensions Regulator (TPR) is "working closely" with government contractor Interserve and the trustees of its defined benefit (DB) pension schemes, it has confirmed.
The industry has welcomed the Department for Work and Pensions' (DWP) consultation on defined benefit (DB) consolidation as a way to address scheme covenant issues.
BMO Global Asset Management has opened a UK fiduciary management business, promising a "truly open architecture" approach to deliver "better client outcomes".