The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) revealed its final decision for reforms of private hospitals and healthcare in April. However the progress of its plans has not been smooth.
Industry expert Richard Walsh, who writes for Professional Pensions sister title COVER, explains what is holding up the changes and when employers can expect an answer. (This column was written before...
A buyout tool which provides schemes with up-to-date pricing and comparisons between insurers has been launched by JLT Employee Benefits.
The DB white paper sets out plans to review the funding regime, with 'prudent' and 'appropriate' possibly redefined. But James Phillips asks if this could this signal a return to an MFR-like approach?
The trustees of GKN's pension schemes have agreed a package of mitigation measures that would improve funding to a "more prudent level" if Melrose's offer is accepted by shareholders next week.
While the new powers are welcome, most respondents doubt it will make a difference to the outcomes for members, Pensions Buzz respondents say.