Liability Driven investing (27)

Triggers for buy-in – playing the 'waiting game'
Investment strategy

Triggers for buy-in – playing the 'waiting game'

Why buy-in ahead of full funding may make sense when the time is right.

By John Southall

24 May 2022

5 min read

Mastering the basics: Three things to consider when moving from an own trust to a master trust
Rita Butler-Jones
Investment strategy

Mastering the basics: Three things to consider when moving from an own trust to a master trust

Transitioning your scheme from an own-rules trust ('own trust') to a master trust can feel...
By Rita Butler-Jones
09 May 2022
2 min read
Volatility in the endgame – friend or foe?
Investment strategy

Volatility in the endgame – friend or foe?

As many pension schemes enter their endgames and their solvency funding levels approach 100%, a...
By John SouthallMathew Webb
28 Apr 2022
5 min read
Cashflow-matching credit – room for improvement?
John Southall
Investment strategy

Cashflow-matching credit – room for improvement?

Could shorter-dated credit help DB schemes' cashflow matching?
By John Southall
30 Mar 2022
5 min read
Market-based hedging triggers in a rising-rate environment
Investment strategy

Market-based hedging triggers in a rising-rate environment

Many trustees are interested in the idea of market-based hedging triggers. They see interest rate...

By John SouthallSafwan Mir

16 Feb 2022

4 min read

DB schemes: of hikes and health
Investment strategy

DB schemes: of hikes and health

The UK's defined benefit (DB) pension schemes finished 2021 at their healthiest levels since befo...
By Yikai ShenJohn Southall
11 Feb 2022
2 min read
Credit returns: worth waiting for?
John Southall
Investment strategy

Credit returns: worth waiting for?

How does the rate of return you can expect to earn on corporate bonds depend on the time horizon?
By John Southall
01 Feb 2022
5 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