Master trusts will need to be authorised by the regulator from October, but the current framework is still a draft. James Phillips explores if it's ready.
Since 2012, master trusts have seen their usage surge and have become employers' vehicles of choice as they seek to comply with auto-enrolment (AE) duties. Now, there are around 90 master trusts in...
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HM Treasury has agreed in principle to give NEST a £329m contingent liability guarantee in the event of the master trust's wind up or closure.
AMP Capital has set up a dedicated team to help institutional investors, including pension funds, invest in infrastructure through direct equity allocations.