A DCIF report raises concerns about lack of investment choice in master trusts and difficulties in distinguishing between providers. Michael Klimes explores the details
Master trusts have been operating within the constraint of the 0.75% charge cap since April 2015. While the cap keeps a lid on charges for members, driving down costs could also lead to watered-down services....
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