Feature

How will CDC fit into the UK pensions landscape?

Professional Pensions | 18 Sep 2014 | 11:40 | To read this article you must be a subsriber

Claire van Rees discusses potential issues involved with CDC

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Sustainable infrastructure: An allocation for long-term assets

Philippe Zaouati explains the unique qualities of the sustainable infrastructure asset class

Professional Pensions | 18 Sep 2014 | 11:38 | To read this article you must be a subsriber

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Finding value in a market of strong performers

After a period of exceptional market conditions, Charlotte Moore looks at the steps asset allocators are taking to ensure decent medium-term returns

Professional Pensions | 18 Sep 2014 | 11:30 | To read this article you must be a subsriber

Other Feature Articles

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Schemes must diversify in the face of global instability

With fresh stories of global conflict and turmoil making the headlines, Charlotte Moore discovers schemes must stick to the basics and diversify investment in order to protect returns from geopolitical risk

Professional Pensions | 11 Sep 2014 | 13:03 | To read this article you must be a subsriber

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Is retirement reform heading in the right direction?

Many people look to the US and Australia as models of DC best practice. However, are we right to follow their lead when it comes to decumulation? Helen Morrissey takes a closer look.

Professional Pensions | 04 Sep 2014 | 14:50 | To read this article you must be a subsriber

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Funding: The rocky road to self-sufficiency

Natasha Browne explores the issues scheme trustees face on their journey to self-sufficiency and beyond.

Professional Pensions | 23 Jul 2014 | 13:14 | To read this article you must be a subsriber

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Briefing: The issues to consider when diversifying DC default funds

Equities still dominate the majority of default funds. Charlotte Moore looks at the issues to consider when diversifying.

Professional Pensions | 16 Jul 2014 | 13:00 | To read this article you must be a subsriber

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ESG: Do we need minimum standards?

Natasha Browne looks at whether ESG products should be standardised.

Professional Pensions | 15 Jul 2014 | 12:56 | To read this article you must be a subsriber

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Lessons from Australia (2): The challenges of complexity and lump sum retirement

Jonathan Stapleton hears about the challenges the Australian pensions system is facing from former minister for superannuation Nick Sherry

Professional Pensions | 11 Jul 2014 | 11:47 | To read this article you must be a subsriber

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Pension funds and the small print of illiquid credit

Lynn Strongin Dodds looks at different strategies for taking advantage of the illiquidity premium.

Professional Pensions | 09 Jul 2014 | 12:10 | To read this article you must be a subsriber

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Trustee evaluation exercises: A vital part of good governance

Helen Morrissey explains the importance of trustee evaluation exercises

Professional Pensions | 07 Jul 2014 | 14:15 | To read this article you must be a subsriber

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Will good governance persist beyond the crisis?

Natasha Browne asks whether investors have learnt a lasting lesson on governance.

Professional Pensions | 27 Jun 2014 | 13:04 | To read this article you must be a subsriber

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Face-to-face guidance: What it should look like

Industry leaders discuss how the government's guidance guarantee should work.

Professional Pensions | 19 Jun 2014 | 10:50 | To read this article you must be a subsriber

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A guide to Pensions Stability

 

This guide to Pensions Stability explores the new financial and operational model for defined benefit (DB) pension schemes. Pension schemes are still being run with far greater risk than is necessary and there is an opportunity to create a more stable pensions environment for trustees and sponsors.

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Joint institute pensions survey 2014

 

This inaugural survey among 326 members of the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD) and the Pensions Management Institute (PMI) asked whether auto-enrolment will deliver on its goals; if contribution rates for employees and employers need to rise; and whether pensions tax relief needs further reform.

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