It is said the only two certainties in life are death and taxes. Sometimes in investment there are no certainties at all. The herd has a view. It is right, until trends change, when it is often wrong.
It seems likely 2011 will have two trends that are not great news for pension investors. Interest rates are likely to go up. Price rises are likely to prove obstinate to control. The year has begun with...
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