2018 was a testing year for master trust investment performance. Michael Ambery looks at how different strategies fared during a difficult 12 months
The default investment strategy of master trusts is critical to their success. AllianceBernstein’s David Hutchins shares his views of best practice
Professional Pensions takes a look at how the master trust market is evolving in light of the authorisation regime and asks what the future could hold
Last month, a roundtable looked at the future of CDC and whether master trusts are well-placed to provide such an arrangement. Kim Kaveh reports
Fixed-income investing hasn't kept up with the rapid pace of technological innovation in the rest of the financial industry. Alliance Bernstein says that's about to change
AB answers some of the big questions in DC and looks at how TDFs can help improve outcomes for members.
Industry Voice: Figuring out whether your money is funding issuers that are effective stewards of their corporations, society and the environment starts with asking your asset managers pointed questions about how they incorporate environmental, social...
Just under three quarters of defined contribution (DC) members are interested in seeing how their pension scheme's performance compares to others in the market, according to AllianceBernstein.
Here they are - the winners of the UK Pensions Awards 2018...
Schroders has become one of the largest asset managers to sign up to the Local Government Pension Scheme's (LGPS) code of transparency.
Karen Watkin of AllianceBernstein (AB) explains how trustees can measure the effectiveness of their default strategy
David Hutchins of AllianceBernstein (AB) explains how the firm's target-date funds kept a lead through a challenging market environment
Mobius Life has been chosen as fund administrator for AB's target-date funds (TDFs) as the fund manager looks to expand opportunities for its clients.
Credit markets face challenges but there are opportunities for schemes finds Lynn Strongin Dodds
Inflation is on the rise but how can schemes deal with this? Lynn Strongin-Dodds takes a look at the options.
Michael Clark and Steve Rumbles have been appointed to sit as independent trustees on the board of Salvus Master Trust.
As the freedom and choice reforms kick in it is more likely retirees will opt to remain invested in the markets rather than purchasing an annuity. The challenge for the industry is how to provide such products that provide sustainable income through retirement...
PP examines what master trusts could offer the industry to help deliver flexibilities
Here they are - the winners of the UK Pensions Awards 2015.
Natasha Browne looks at whether DC product innovation is driving change in DB investing
Stephanie Baxter looks at whether FTSE's new benchmarks will help trustees improve DC investment strategies
Trustees must ensure default investment strategies are flexible
Jonathan Stapleton thinks 'freedom and choice' could trigger a buy to let boom
While most don't know what they will do, those that cash out will hand £1.6bn to HMT