The National Employment Savings Trust has cut its allocation to conventional gilts across all 47 of its retirement date funds.
It has reallocated the money to developed market equities, typically cutting the gilt allocation from 6.1% to 1.9%. A spokesman confirmed that the reallocation occurred in all of its retirement date...
The belief that maturing DB schemes should automatically move into bonds and gilts is being increasingly challenged. Kristian Brunt-Seymour explores alternatives to the traditional de-risking model
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The combined deficit of UK defined benefit (DB) pension schemes has hit £900bn following Britain's historic decision to leave the EU.
The secondary annuities market will only work if the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) puts in place adequate protections to prevent consumers being ripped off.