Now Pensions has invested approximately £65m worth of green bonds through its diversified growth fund (DGF).
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.
An increasing number of DC schemes and consultants are expressing dissatisfaction with DGFs. Annabel Tonry explains why investors shouldn't dismiss these funds
Diversified growth funds have been incredibly popular but in order to survive they must adapt to a time where DC will be their fastest growing client base. Stephanie Baxter looks at what the future holds for DGFs
JPMorgan Asset Management has cut the charges on its Life Diversified Growth Fund (DGF) and introduced greater flexibility to the investment strategy.
Thomas Nehring says the recent Brexit vote holds valuable lessons for DGF investors.
Diversified growth funds are in the spotlight after disappointing 2015 performance and concerns they've led DB schemes to miss out on good equity returns in previous years. Stephanie Baxter hears concerns about the popular universe
Thomas Nehring talks about how many DGF strategies failed to deliver during recent market volatility.
January’s market volatility gave schemes the opportunity to review whether their DGF is fit for purpose says Charlotte Moore.
DGFs have proved popular but trustees need to consider all angles says Jonathan Reynolds
PP looks at research arguing some DGFs may not be all they seem
Thomas Nehring takes a look at the rapidly evolving DGF market.
PP looks at research showing the DGF market is booming as it hits £117bn in assets
In chapter two of our roundtable sponsored by Putnam Investments we ask a panel of experts where schemes should invest if they don't want to go down the hedge fund route.
Do alternatives really deliver what they promise?
Now Pensions anticipates that "the vast majority" of its members will choose to take cash at retirement following the flexibilities introduced in the Budget 2014.
Lynne Strongin Dodds examines the options for default funds
Schemes with good defined contribution (DC) defaults focus on value, reduce volatility and make funds easily adaptable, the National Association of Pension Funds (NAPF) says.
Consultants "love" diversified growth funds (DGFs) because they are complicated and difficult to compare, Spence Johnson director Nils Johnson says.
Brian Singer - the former head of global investment solutions at UBS Global Asset Management - has launched a diversified growth fund (DGF) in a bid to target the UK scheme market.
Most agree that diversifying funds is beneficial, but where should managers turn? Lynn Strongin-Dodds looks at the alternatives.
Naomi Rainey looks at the debate on whether investment charges on DC funds represent value for money
Aberdeen Asset Management takes a look at how diversified growth funds can help both DB and DC schemes achieve better returns with lower volatility.