Latest research from Schroders finds investment diversification among FTSE defined contribution plan default funds is at a three-year high. Jonathan Stapleton looks at the findings
At a Glance Diversification of average FTSE 350 DC defaults now at three-year high Over the same period allocations to equities have fallen by 12 percentage points But allocations to fixed income...
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