Dispelling myths around short-term investing

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Dispelling myths around short-term investing

Kerrin Rosenberg says DB schemes can't afford to suffer lousy returns over the short term and make it all back in 10 to 15 years' time, because many of the assets will be gone.

A seemingly uncontroversial statement about pension fund investment is that it is a long-term endeavour. Pension funds exist in order to provide benefits for decades, so it is not surprising that they...

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