THE DEBT Management Office's decision to cut its long-dated and index-linked gilt issuance will have only a marginal impact on pension schemes, consultants say.
The DMO will issue £23.4bn of long-dated gilts and £15bn of index-linked gilts in 2007-08 and a further £20bn of short and medium maturity gilts – more than £4bn less than the £62.5bn it issued last year....
Standard Life has increased exposure to risk assets in three out of five funds in its Active Plus and Passive Plus workplace pension ranges.
Some 48% of employers are unaware of the services or help they offer to members of their defined contribution (DC) schemes, according to Aon.
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