Darren Philp reacts to the DCIF's report which raised concerns about investment quality and choice in master trusts
I observed with interest some of the reporting around the Defined Contribution Investment Forum's (DCIF) recent report on investment strategies in master trusts (see PP's coverage of the report here)....
'Headaches' ahead for DC illiquid investment over 'fiendish complexities' of performance fees despite charge cap inclusion
The Pensions and Lifetime Savings Association (PLSA) has welcomed plans to incorporate performance fees in the charge cap, but the Association of Consulting Actuaries (ACA) warned performance fees are “not the only headache” for defined contribution (DC)...
Nest has announced two infrastructure partnerships which will see the asset class make up 5% of its total portfolio.
The likelihood of trustees making incorrect decisions when choosing a fiduciary manager due to rudimentary performance metrics remains probable, EY says.
Andrew Howard, Global Head of Sustainable Investment, explains how Schroders have further developed their proprietary impact measurement tool SustainEx™ to cover impact at a country level, looking at national externalities and countries’ contributions to shared global problems and benefits.
Finding the right asset mix for long-term investment goals.