UK - Schemes should retain their investments in the technology sector as they will recover in value, Standard Life Investments believes.
It says that while the Nasdaq may have fallen 75% from its peak, rumours of the sector’s “death” are greatly exaggerated.
It says technology will always be of strategic importance in determining the success of certain businesses, such as the retail and financial services sectors.
The 100 largest global pension funds are widely ignoring climate-related risks despite recent warnings by UN scientists, the Asset Owners Disclosure Project (AODP) says.
Premier Inn owner Whitbread has cut its defined benefit (DB) pension deficit to £162m ahead of its agreed £3.9bn sale of Costa Coffee to Coca-Cola.
Trends in longevity and mortality have proven difficult to forecast historically, but are vital to funding schemes and ensuring adequate retirement pots. James Phillips explores the key influences
The two-sided simplified annual pensions statement should be applauded, even if it missing information, says Jonathan Stapleton.