Toys R Us may have to pay around £9m into its defined benefit (DB) scheme so its restructuring deal can be agreed by the Pension Protection Fund (PPF), according to reports.
Two-thirds of the industry believe The Pensions Regulator (TPR) should look at the immediate insolvency of a company when considering whether to approve a restructure involving a pension scheme.
There are increasing concerns pre-pack administrations are being exploited to dump pension schemes into the PPF. Stephanie Baxter explores whether there is systemic misuse and if the regime is ripe for reform
The Pension Protection Fund (PPF) has published its latest restructuring principles and guidance for insolvency professionals.
With the steel industry's fortunes hanging in the balance, PP considers the prospects for its pension fund.
The Pension Protection Fund (PPF) has published refreshed guidance for restructuring and insolvency professionals (IP).