DC Reports»DC Report 2019

Nick-FitzpatrickMaster trusts have operated in the UK market for years but by May this year, they needed to seek regulatory approval if they wanted to stay in business. In response, 44 of them decided to quit the market.

Savings_jarThe Pensions Regulator’s deadline for master trust applications has passed. Ellie Duncan and Elizabeth Pfeuti ask some of the first providers to cross the line to spell out their propositions.

ValueAsset managers such as AllianceBernstein and Schroders are determined to show that their flagship DC funds offer value. Ellie Duncan and Elizabeth Pfeuti look at the process and consider how third-party providers can help.

BalloonsFiduciary management within DC pensions is on the rise as more and more schemes take an interest in the model. Fiona Rintoul reports.

Oil_platformThe key to providing good communications to pension fund members is having a good process to follow, says Johanna Nelson, a communications expert at Punter Southall Aspire.

DC_roundtable_2019If most DC pension money ends up in default funds, will it be invested along ESG lines too? Brendan Maton speaks to leading pension practitioners, who also discuss emerging markets investments and uses for technology.