I write in relation to your commentary ‘PPF could do more to inform those it protects' (PP, 13 October) and Pensions Buzz responses which called for greater transparency from the PPF in relation to the exercise of discretions and levy appeals (PP, 20 October).
While the PPF is prevented by law from disclosing publicly the details of individual levy appeals, we do issue detailed ‘decision notices' in every case to the scheme concerned setting out the reasons...
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