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DB schemes: healthiest since COVID – but pandemic may cast long shadow
Investment strategy

DB schemes: healthiest since COVID – but pandemic may cast long shadow

The UK’s defined benefit (DB) pension schemes finished the third quarter at their healthiest leve...

By Yikai ShenJohn Southall

17 Nov 2021

2 min read

Equity market volatility: what are my options?
Iisha Williams
Investment strategy

Equity market volatility: what are my options?

With many DB pension schemes having improved their funding levels since early 2020, is now a good...
By Iisha Williams
10 Nov 2021
3 min read
Bank of England decision: analysis from our experts
Investment strategy

Bank of England decision: analysis from our experts

What do our investment teams make of the Bank of England’s decision not to raise interest rates?  
By James CarrickAlex MackMitul Patel
04 Nov 2021
4 min read
4 tips for integrating ESG into LDI
Anne-Marie Morris (née Cunnold)
ESG and long term themes

4 tips for integrating ESG into LDI

Following our recent blog on  ESG considerations in buy and maintain credit , we look at how to...
By Anne-Marie Morris (née Cunnold)
20 Oct 2021
3 min read
UK inflation: counting the costs
Investment strategy

UK inflation: counting the costs

What do the UK’s inflation dynamics mean for DB pension schemes?  

By Safwan MirMitul Patel

28 Sep 2021

4 min read

Do level annuities hedge enough longevity risk?
John Southall
Investment strategy

Do level annuities hedge enough longevity risk?

Inflation-linked annuities might not inspire early retirees with their limited payouts at first....
By John Southall
02 Sep 2021
5 min read
To repo better, you gotta be clever how you sow…
Investment strategy

To repo better, you gotta be clever how you sow…

What is nettable repo, and why should the LDI community care?  
By Wilson PoonIvy Zhang
24 Aug 2021
3 min read
Monetary Policy Report: tending to the patient?
Economics

Monetary Policy Report: tending to the patient?

Key takeaways from the latest Bank of England announcements, and what they mean for investors  
By Mitul PatelSafwan Mir
12 Aug 2021
4 min read