The 2017 edition of The Future Book suggests many default funds are not diversified enough to protect savers against market downturns, James Phillips reports.
Lifestyle strategies adopted as default funds do not adequately protect members from potential market downturn, latest research suggests.
BNY Mellon Investment Management (IM) has appointed Chris Hamer to lead consultant relations for Europe, the Middle-East and Africa (EMEA).
Political uncertainty is back after the shock general election result, with the markets pricing in a softer Brexit. Watch out for the impact on sterling and gilt yields, warns Stephanie Baxter
Is a positive approach the best way to encourage savers to increase contributions into their DC fund? James Phillips reports
Charlotte Moore believes the pensions industry can learn a lot about how to effectively communicate with members from the recent EU referendum.
Helen Morrissey says we need to look urgently at how retirees access advice and guidance.
Recent research shows DC members are exercising their retirement income flexibilities but many are doing so without advice. Helen Morrissey takes a look
In these challenging economic times it is essential to have skilled active fund managers but they are tricky to identify. Michael Klimes looks at how to find them.
The number of people accessing regulated advice to purchase annuity and drawdown products fell in 2015 according to this year’s Future Book.
Suspended trading on 4 July
Several property funds suspended trading last week in the wake of large outflows. Helen Morrissey asks whether pension funds are taking a long-term view.
Follows moves by M&G, SLI, Aviva Investors and Henderson
Schemes were urged to see the post referendum environment as a "world of opportunity" by an investment panel at PBUK.
At next week's PBUK we will be asking our key speakers about the effects of the Brexit vote on pension scheme.
The UK has a sophisticated longevity risk management market but it will need to develop further to meet challenges says Charlotte Moore.
Professional Pensions spoke to three chief investment officers from some of the UK's leading asset managers about Brexit, the investment challenges facing schemes and asset allocation. This is what they said…
Colin Moore asks pension funds to focus on achieving consistency rather than maximising returns.
Andrew Marr has been confirmed as one of the keynote guest speakers at this year's Pensions and Benefits UK.
The nominations are in and the longlist for Pensions Personality of the Year 2016 has been finalised.
The programme for this year's Pensions and Benefits UK has been launched.
Helen Morrissey looks at how we can increase financial awareness among the general public.
The publication of The Future Book promises to give a snapshot of the DC landscape as well as providing food for thought as to its future direction. Helen Morrissey goes through the research.