GLOBAL - All equity markets suffered declines over through the fourth quarter of 2008, Mercer analysis reveals.
Fixed income assets performed better, with positive returns on the Barclays Capital Aggregate Bond index (up 4.6%).
A balanced asset class, comprised 60:40 of equities and bonds using the S&P and Barclays benchmark indices lost 11.9%.
The consultant's Defined Contribution Universe Summary surveyed returns of various funds in order to help institutional investors compare and benchmark mutual fund performance.
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The Pensions Regulator (TPR) has granted Now Pensions a six-week extension for its master trust authorisation application after the 31 March deadline, PP can reveal.