P&E Update: Pensions Bulletin

04 Nov 2010 | Newsletter/briefing

Topics covered in this bulletin:

New Law

  • auto-enrolment: results of review published
  • Comprehensive Spending Review: pensions implications
  • draft DWP Miscellaneous Amendment Regulations
  • payments to employers: Section 251 PA 2004


  • extent of Crown guarantee: BT Pension Scheme Trustees v. BT

Points in Practice

  • new Actuarial Standard on pensions
  • replacement of RPI with CPI: accounting implications
  • statutory money purchase illustrations: no immediate change
  • regulator’s analysis of DC schemes


Rebecca Hardy (professional support lawyer)

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