The Court of Appeal has ruled that pension scheme liabilities are prioritised over other unsecured claims when companies collapse.
The case concerns Lehman Brothers and Nortel. The collapsed firms have pension scheme liabilities of £148m and £2.1bn respectively. Lehman and Nortel have been fighting the Pensions Regulator (TPR)...
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The recent sell off in the bond market and growing liquidity issues have forced bond investors to use similar hedging techniques, undermining their effectiveness and causing concerns about how much downside protection funds really have.
West Midlands Police have launched a fraud investigation into a Birmingham financier over his role in sale and rent back agreements.
Employers need to do more to inform employees unaware of auto-enrolment Scottish Widows research shows.
Naomi Osinnowo asks what needs to be done to get people to engage with retirement planning.
STM Group has acquired failed self-invested personal pension (SIPP) provider Berkeley Burke’s small self-administered (SSAS) scheme and its international pension businesses in a deal worth almost £3m.
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