Scheme trustees and governance committees are still a long way from getting transparency on transaction costs. Stephanie Baxter asks if asset managers need to step up their game
At a glance IGC reports reveal difficulties in getting data from asset managers The problem is lack of standardised format for calculating and disclosing costs There is a growing call...
The Universities Superannuation Scheme (USS) trustee board has warned investment returns will be lower in the future than expected as it edges closer to concluding its 2020 valuation.
There are many lessons to be learned from the March 2020 market volatility and liquidity squeeze as the Covid-19 pandemic escalated, Barnett Waddingham says.
The long-debated Pension Schemes Bill has received parliamentary approval, guaranteeing its place on the statute book.
Retail and hotels have taken the brunt of lockdowns, while logistics and residential have fared much better. Even when Covid-19 is bought under control, the path of recovery is far from straightforward, writes Stephanie Baxter
Some £20.1bn of defined benefit (DB) pensions were advised to transfer between 2018 and 2020, while £10.2bn were recommended not to transfer, Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) data reveals.