Volatile equity markets and government bond markets hitting all-time lows are prompting investors to turn to alternative assets in increasing numbers, says LGT Capital Partners.
Managing partner Thomas Weber told delegates that the emergence of multi-asset alternative investment house was opening up these asset classes to smaller schemes. He said asset classes such as infrastructure,...
The Pensions and Lifetime Savings Association (PLSA) has announced it will shrink its board by more than one-third as part of a governance overhaul to make it "agile and more appropriate".
Smaller FTSE 350 defined benefit (DB) schemes were nearly 15 percentage points less well-funded than larger schemes in 2017, according to a Goldman Sachs Asset Management (GSAM) analysis.
The advent of collective pension systems could help the UK avoid demographic challenges which will make it "impossible" for society to help savers in retirement, experts say.