How times change. Just two years ago, unions were bashing ‘fat cat' private sector bosses for taking multi-million pound increases in their pension pots while tens of thousands of private sector workers saw their final salary schemes closed to new members or shut entirely and replaced with cheaper, more sustainable alternatives.
Now we have the government bashing public sector executives earning as much as twice the prime minister’s salary and taking home multi-million pound pension pots. The unions are unusually silent on this,...
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