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31 Jul Vikki Massarano comments in Accountancy Daily on BT’s reported £500mn pension deficit error

BT has reported that an accounting error by actuary Willis Towers Watson led to a £500mn underestimation of its pension deficit to the end of March. As of the end of June, the restated deficit stands at £3.9bn net. BT reports that it has received ‘certified...

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20 Nov Anne-Marie Winton comments in The Times on BT’s £13.9bn pension scheme deficit

BT is facing immense challenges due to the gaping hole in its pension scheme, fuelling fears about its dividend. BT has revealed this month that there has been a drop in profits and has stated that it will be taking action over the pension scheme. This action...

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12 Oct How deferred debt arrangements offer easement for NAME schemes

Nights start to close in in October and we can look forward to evenings at home trying to find old pound coins down the back of the sofa in time to spend them....

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25 Sep Rosalind Connor discusses DB scheme reformation at the Professional Pensions Trustee Senate

One of the big discussion points in the industry this year has been the security and sustainability of defined benefit (DB) schemes and whether the system is ripe for reform. More is yet to come with the government due to publish a white paper this...

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25 May ARC highly commended at the 2017 Financial Times PIPA Awards

ARC Pensions Law has been highly commended at the Financial Times' 18th annual Pension and Investment Provider Awards for it's innovation and growth. The PIPAs recognise excellence among providers of products and services to UK workplace pension schemes....

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01 Feb ARC’s response to joint DWP/Treasury consultation on pensions scams

We are pleased to have the opportunity to comment on these proposals. ARC Pensions Law is a leading firm of specialist pension lawyers specialising in workplace pension schemes. Our client base consists of Defined Benefit, Defined Contribution and Hybrid schemes and their sponsors....

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