In a recent news story Lib Dem pensions spokesman Steve Webb described NEST as being "doomed to failure" - do you agree?
Paul Enderby, senior consultant at Towers Watson comments The recent announcement of the proposed charges, that the only provider still in the race will administer it and the talk of an investment approach...
A number of pension schemes have been prompted to lock in gains with a move into bonds after the estimated deficit across FTSE 100 DB pension schemes improved by £36bn, over the 12 months ending 30 June last year, JLT Employment Benefits found.
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.