Lothian posts strong returns to hit £8.7bn of assets

Scottish local authority fund remains heavily invested in equities for 89,000 members

James Phillips
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The Lothian Pension Fund is based in Edinburgh
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The Lothian Pension Fund is based in Edinburgh

The Lothian Pension Fund (LPF) recorded net assets of £8.7bn as at 31 March 2021 after a stellar year for investment returns.

The Scottish Local Government Pension Scheme (LGPS) fund saw net returns on investments during the year of around £1.2bn, alongside just over £300m of contributions from employers and members and transfers...

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