In its first annual financial funding statement, the Pensions Regulator sets
out its views on the approaches to the valuation process that it considers
acceptable in the current economic environment. We examine the regulator's
statement, together with first reactions to it.
Pensions minister looks for a new middle
way Minister for pensions Steve Webb has sketched out plans for a new
type of pension scheme that shares the risk between employers and
employees. He has dubbed the new pension a "defined ambition"
overview Most employers will be caught by the pensions auto-enrolment
provisions and will have to auto-enrol their workers into a qualifying pension
scheme at some stage.