With defined contribution (DC) rapidly becoming the dominant pensions model across the globe, Richard Lowe assesses whether it really is more desirable than defined benefit (DB)
A global pension landscape dominated by defined contribution arrangements looks to be an inevitable reality. While certain countries, particularly in the European Union, look more likely to buck the trend,...
PTL has appointed Karein Davie as a client director in its Birmingham office.
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