Gilt yields are low and prices are high, warns John Redwood. Owners of government bonds should be wary.
Believers in gilts as a natural asset for pension funds have had a great run. In recent years gilts have proved less volatile than shares, as forecast. More unusually, they have delivered better returns...
This week's edition of Professional Pensions is out now.
The government is in talks with the UK and Irish pensions regulators over how to protect members of cross-border schemes in the event of a no-deal Brexit.
The equalisation of guaranteed minimum pensions (GMPs) is at least two years away from being completed, and could take longer than four years for some schemes, a poll has found.
The Pensions Regulator will consider if schemes should be required to have professional trustees and assess the case for greater regulation of administrators and system providers, PP can reveal.