Author: Tim Cox

UK Pensions – High Court decision on PPF compensation

The High Court has handed down its decision in Hughes v Board of the Pension Protection Fund. This case looks at two questions of significance to trustees and employers of defined benefit pension schemes: the PPF’s proposed approach to calculating compensation following the Hampshire decision; and whether the PPF compensation cap is lawful. The lawfulness of the compensation cap is perhaps the more significant.

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