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British Airways Pension Scheme Trustees brought down to earth

By , , and | 09 Jul 2018

Last Thursday saw the end to the latest round in the long-running and sometimes heated pensions increase dispute between British Airways and the trustees of its Airways Pension Scheme.

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Government goes ahead with new pensions exit debt flexibility

By , , and | 27 Mar 2018

Last May we issued an update highlighting that the Government was consulting on a new flexibility to allow employers to defer paying a pension scheme exit debt - called a Deferred Debt Arrangement (a DDA). Its aim is to help employers in non-associated employer schemes currently caught in the trap of the cost of future service benefits and the exit debt arising on stopping these benefits both being unaffordable.

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GDPR - 6 months to go!

By , , and | 27 Nov 2017

In six months' time, pension scheme trustees will be responsible for ensuring their scheme complies with the new data protection regime under the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).

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New anti-money laundering rules for pension trustees

New anti-money laundering rules for pension trustees

By , , and | 21 Sep 2017

Trustees of occupational pension schemes need to ensure they comply with new anti-money laundering rules. Our Pension team looks at the new requirements in detail to highlight the potential challenges