Tag Archives: tPR

The Pensions Regulator’s statement – taking things too far

Towards the end of April the Pensions Regulator (tPR) released its first annual statement on the funding of pension schemes. Despite its reporting in the press, I can’t see how this gives any additional slack to employers. However, it does provide perhaps the clearest steer yet on how the Pensions Regulator expects The Occupational Pension […]

F1rst briefing – Contingent Assets and SPVs

Background In the current economic climate, many pension scheme shortfalls have increased leading to a greater demand for contributions. However, at the same time, many employers are finding the cash required for higher contributions hard to come by. An increasing number of sponsoring employers and trustees are therefore considering the use of contingent assets and […]