Universal credit (UC) rules penalise those on low incomes making it harder for them to put money into pensions says the Resolution Foundation.
Towers Watson has urged clients to consider reducing their exposures to high-quality corporate credit in favour of other assets such as bonds and equities.
Natasha Browne looks at the possibilities for pension schemes
Natasha Browne examines how pension funds are making cash work harder through short duration funds
A former member of the Monetary Policy Committee has claimed Bank of England governor Mervyn King was "unprepared" for the credit crisis and "controlled the bank with an iron fist."
The Pension Protection Fund has appointed a further nine asset managers to provide credit investments for the fund.
The National Employment Savings Trust will up its exposure to return-seeking assets through direct investment about five years into its life, its chief investment officer says.
GLOBAL - Pension funds will become bigger investors in leveraged loans because the asset class provides more stable returns than equity and high-yield bonds, according to Harbourmaster Capital Management.
The financial crisis remains a threat to global stability despite the intervention by Euro policymakers, Towers Watson says.
GLOBAL - The financial crisis remains a threat to global stability despite the intervention by Euro policymakers, Towers Watson said.
The global economic crisis has still not been solved, Charles Dumas warns.
The last time I submitted a report for Professional Pensions it was on the issue of fixed income, and the fact a dyedin- the-wool bond man I knew said he would advocate that any pension fund in serious deficit should put everything into equities, as the...
With many managers looking to the corporate bond market as a source of income, Sebastian Cheek asks if credit has become the new equity?
Giovanni Legorano looks at the state of asset-backed securities in the wake of the financial crisis, and speaks to industry experts about what the future holds for the ABS market