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Insolvency proceedings were opened in respect of the assets of a German resident; the liquidator then sought to set aside a transaction that had been entered into with a resident of Switzerland.
The regulator has published its consultation on a draft revised Code of Practice No. 3 for DB scheme funding, a draft new DB regulatory strategy and a revised DB funding policy.
Box Clever and Storm Funding decisions show scope of the regulator’s financial support direction powers
Two recent decisions have demonstrated the latitude that the Pensions Regulator has in pursuing a case for a financial support direction.
This case attracted a lot of media attention in the context of pension liberation.
Mr Smyth was an employee of Woolf Engineering and a member of Woolf’s group personal pension plan, which was administered by Scottish Life.
Last summer, the DWP announced that the new regulations would be delayed until April 2014, with a draft laid before parliament in advance.
The DWP has concluded a consultation on the draft Occupational Pension Schemes (Miscellaneous Amendments) Regulations 2014, which broadly provide for three changes.
The end of 2013 saw a flurry of activity both from the Department for Work & Pensions and the Pensions Regulator in relation to public service pension schemes.
Draft regulations setting out the revised earnings thresholds for auto enrolment for the 2014–15 tax year have been laid before parliament.
Pensions Pieces: Pensions Regulator/ICAEW publish draft framework for master trusts for consultation
The Pensions Regulator and ICAEW have published a draft reporting framework to help employers better understand the governance and administration arrangements of master trusts.
The Pensions Regulator has issued its final compliance and enforcement policy for occupational defined-contribution trust-based pension schemes.
The provision of the so-called ‘moral hazard’ powers to the Pension Regulator under the Pensions Act 2004 has caused significant concerns.
Following the completion of recent negotiations between Iran and the P5+1, an interim deal relating to sanctions against Iran was reached on 24 November 2013.
From 13 March 2014, under English and Welsh law, married persons of the same sex will need to be provided with the same pension rights as those in civil partnerships.
Two new references have been made to the CJEU asking for preliminary rulings on issues under Regulation (EC) No 469/2009.
One innovative deal structure is geographical licensing. While apparently simple on the face of it, the devil is in the detail.
The Office of Fair Trading’s principles for online and app-based games have been finalised and industry is being given until 1 April 2014 to comply.
After publishing a draft for consultation, the government has laid the Consumer Rights Bill before parliament together with explanatory notes.
The public interest in the financial dealings of Europe’s football clubs is steadily increasing as UEFA continues to monitor spending to track compliance with its FFP rules.
The latter half of 2013 proved to be an interesting period for the pharmaceutical sector from a competition law perspective.