schemes investing in hedge funds could increase by five percentage points this year, Mercer Investment Consulting says.
The firm’s European Asset Allocation Survey reveals 7pc of UK funds invest in hedge funds, allocating 6.9pc of their assets on average. But Mercer says this figure is likely to rise substantially. Mercer...
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People retiring in the UK will on average outlive their pension savings by 10 years, according to research by the World Economic Forum (WEF).
Steps to improve auto-enrolment are uncontroversial and obvious, but the government is dawdling on introducing the necessary changes, argues Jack Jones.
Professional trustees will be expected to apply for accreditation as part of a framework intended to be launched on 1 July by the Professional Trustee Standards Working Group (PTSWG).