Issued: Friday 21 September 2018
...Dominic Chappell, the former director and majority shareholder of the company that bought BHS for £1, has lost his appeal against his conviction and sentence for failing to hand over information to TPR.
Issued: Thursday 20 September 2018
...The vast majority of staff across the UK are now saving for their retirement thanks to the success of automatic enrolment.
Issued: Monday 17 September 2018
...An increasing number of workplace pension schemes will come under greater scrutiny from TPR from next month as part of a significant shift in its approach to protect savers.
Issued: Friday 14 September 2018
...Many smaller pension schemes are failing to demonstrate they provide good value for members, new research by TPR shows.
Issued: Monday 10 September 2018
...New research from TPR shows the majority of DB savers are in well-run larger schemes which are showing year on year improvements, but small DB schemes are lagging behind.
Issued: Wednesday 5 September 2018
...TPR has announced the appointment of Jo Hill as its Executive Director of Strategy and Risk.
Issued: Friday 17 August 2018
...Fraudsters, poorly performing trustees and rogue employers are being tackled through the use of a wider range of powers by The Pensions Regulator (TPR).
Issued: Wednesday 15 August 2018
...The accountant of a London cafe has admitted falsely claiming to The Pensions Regulator (TPR) that staff had been enrolled into pensions.
Regulators warn public of pension scammer tactics as victims report losing an average of £91,000 in 2017
Issued: Tuesday 14 August 2018
...A new campaign to tackle pension scams launches today as the latest figures reveal that victims of pension scammers lost an average of £91,000 each in 2017.
Issued: Monday 6 August 2018
...An accountant is being prosecuted for deliberately providing false information to TPR that the employer he was working for had put staff at a London cafe into a workplace pension.
Issued: Friday 3 August 2018
...TPR Determinations Panel has recruited five members, as it prepares to rule on master trust authorisation applications.
Issued: Monday 30 July 2018
...Samuel Smith Brewery and its chairman Humphrey Smith have been ordered to pay nearly £28,000 after admitting failing to hand over information to TPR.
Issued: Thursday 26 July 2018
...TPR has outlined how authorised master trusts will be supervised, in a draft policy published for consultation today.
Issued: Friday 20 July 2018
...Employers across the UK suspected of providing false or misleading information to The Pensions Regulator (TPR) about how they are meeting their automatic enrolment duties, will now be targeted with short notice inspections.
Issued: Tuesday 17 July 2018
...Fraudsters may be trying to steal the savings of workers by falsely claiming to be calling from TPR.
Issued: Thursday 12 July 2018
...TPR has evolved into a more visible and proactive regulator and is working in a clearer, quicker and tougher way.
Issued: Wednesday 11 July 2018
...A trustee has been fined £25,000 by TPR for failing to complete two valuations for its DB scheme.
Issued: Tuesday 26 June 2018
...Statement regarding the publication of DWP’s consultation protecting DB pension schemes – a stronger pensions regulator.
Issued: Friday 22 June 2018
...The administrators of a master trust failed to report the fact that they had not collected or invested nearly £900,000 of pension contributions on behalf of their members.
Issued: Wednesday 20 June 2018
...A pension scheme trustee has been suspended by The Pensions Regulator (TPR) after detectives launched a fraud investigation.
Issued: Thursday 7 June 2018
...Senior staff at a national recruitment agency tried to save money by impersonating their temporary workers to opt them out of their workplace pension scheme.
Issued: Thursday 31 May 2018
...The Board of The Pensions Regulator has confirmed today that Chief Executive, Lesley Titcomb has decided to leave TPR at the end of her four year contract in February 2019.
Issued: Friday 25 May 2018
...A report published today shows how TPR used clear and robust negotiation to secure millions of pounds for pension savers.
Issued: Friday 18 May 2018
...The Upper Tribunal has confirmed that TPR was right to use its powers to seek financial support from ITV for members of the Box Clever pension scheme.
Issued: Tuesday 15 May 2018
...A healthcare company and its managing director have been ordered to pay more than £20,000 after they admitted misleading TPR about providing their staff with a workplace pension.
Issued: Tuesday 15 May 2018
...Samuel Smith Old Brewery (Tadcaster) and its chairman Humphrey Smith have admitted failing to hand over information to TPR.
Issued: Thursday 10 May 2018
...The Pensions Regulator (TPR) has published its corporate plan setting out how it is taking a clearer, quicker and tougher approach to driving up standards in the pensions sector.
Issued: Thursday 3 May 2018
...Employers that refuse to pay workplace pension fines could have their assets seized to pay their debts.
Issued: Tuesday 24 April 2018
...TPR is to prosecute Samuel Smith Old Brewery Tadcaster and company chairman Humphrey Smith for failing to provide information and documents required for an ongoing TPR investigation.
Issued: Friday 6 April 2018
...The Pensions Regulator has begun carrying out spot checks across the North East of England to identify employers that are not complying with their pension duties.
Issued: Thursday 5 April 2018
...Trustees and sponsoring employers of defined benefit pension schemes must do more to protect member benefits, The Pensions Regulator has warned.
Issued: Tuesday 3 April 2018
...The Pensions Regulator (TPR) is to prosecute a national recruitment firm, its directors and some of its senior staff on the suspicion that they illegally opted employees out of their pension scheme.
Issued: Wednesday 28 March 2018
...Automatic enrolment is business as usual for employers who report they spend less than an hour a month on their ongoing pension duties.
Issued: Tuesday 27 March 2018
...The code of practice for master trust authorisation has been published for consultation today by TPR.
Issued: Monday 19 March 2018
...TPR today welcomed new proposals designed to improve its ability to intervene to protect pension savers.
Issued: Wednesday 7 March 2018
...A healthcare company and its managing director have pleaded guilty to misleading The Pensions Regulator (TPR) about providing their staff with a workplace pension.
Issued: Tuesday 6 March 2018
...TPR has announced the appointment of David Fairs as its Executive Director for Regulatory Policy, Analysis and Advice.
Issued: Friday 23 February 2018
...The director and majority shareholder of the company that bought BHS for £1 has been ordered to pay more than £87,000 for failing to hand over information to TPR.
Issued: Tuesday 20 February 2018
...TPR and police have launched an investigation into a number of pension schemes suspected of being linked to cold-calling.
Issued: Thursday 15 February 2018
...Pension schemes that have produced non-compliant chair’s statements have been named for the first time by TPR.
Issued: Wednesday 14 February 2018
...TPR has begun carrying out spot checks across Northern Ireland to ensure employers are complying with their pension duties.
Issued: Tuesday 13 February 2018
...The number of employers meeting their workplace pension duties has hit one million, new figures show.
Issued: Wednesday 7 February 2018
...The trustees of an international airline’s pension scheme have been fined by TPR for failing to get accounts audited on time for two years in a row.
Bus company and boss left with bill of more than £60k for deliberately failing to give their staff workplace pensions
Issued: Wednesday 7 February 2018
...A bus company and its managing director will have to pay more than £60,000 after they admitted trying to deliberately avoid giving their staff workplace pensions.
Issued: Tuesday 6 February 2018
...TPR has given the trustee and trust manager of NOW: Pensions a deadline to fix long-running issues with the pension scheme.
Issued: Monday 5 February 2018
...TPR has published a report on its decision to approve a major restructuring of the British Steel Pension Schemes by Tata Steel UK last year.
Issued: Friday 2 February 2018
...The Pensions Regulator (TPR) has begun carrying out spot checks in cities across the East Midlands to ensure employers are complying with their pension duties.
Issued: Thursday 25 January 2018
...New figures released by TPR reveal that £5.4 billion was put into DC pension schemes last year, an increase of more than 21% year on year.
Issued: Tuesday 23 January 2018
...Four people who ran a series of scam pension schemes have been ordered to pay back £13.7 million they took from their victims.
Issued: Thursday 11 January 2018
...The majority shareholder of the company that bought BHS for £1 has been convicted of failing to hand over information to TPR.
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