The financial risks schemes need to prepare for

James Phillips
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Pension schemes face a number of risks, and should make sure they are not imprudently gambling savers' money
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Pension schemes face a number of risks, and should make sure they are not imprudently gambling savers' money

Various risks can have significant effects on DB scheme liabilities, but what should schemes prepare for? James Phillips reports on four investors' views on the biggest looming risks.

Defined benefit (DB) schemes, like any long-term investor, face a number of risks which could severely impact their ability to pay out on promises when they fall due. Indeed, with closed schemes looking...

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