Employers are taking a more active role in discussions on investment strategy during the valuation process, according to research. Stephanie Baxter analyses the findings.
At a glance Engagement between trustees and sponsors is increasing Dissatisfaction with valuations higher among larger schemes Embracing integrated risk management but room for improvement...
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