Alternative investments can be a good fit for DC but the 0.75% charge cap makes it difficult for schemes to diversify into them. Stephanie Baxter looks at what trustees can do.
At a glance Alternatives such as property and infrastructure provide stable returns and protect against inflation The charge cap makes it difficult to have invest in alternatives in the default...
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