Retirement blog (16)

Is divorce particularly dangerous for female financial futures?
ESG and long-term themes

Is divorce particularly dangerous for female financial futures?

Disentangling finances when a marriage ends can be painful for all concerned. But just as we've...

By Rita Butler-Jones

07 Feb 2024

4 min read

Five strategies to combat sequence risk
John Southall
Investment strategy

Five strategies to combat sequence risk

We look at ways to reduce sequence risk in decumulation but emphasise the importance of consideri...
By John Southall
26 Jan 2024
4 min read
Not just a short-term strategy: short-term alternative finance in DC defaults
Jonathan Peppiatt
Investment strategy

Not just a short-term strategy: short-term alternative finance in DC defaults

In part two of our series on short-term alternative finance, we ask how the asset class can form...
By Jonathan Peppiatt
28 Sep 2023
4 min read
Breaking down barriers to better pensions for minority ethnic groups
Kinna Patel
ESG and long-term themes

Breaking down barriers to better pensions for minority ethnic groups

We know that UK minority ethnic pension savers have less in their DC pension pots than white...
By Kinna Patel
06 Sep 2023
6 min read
Have a nice flight: Retirement runways and the danger of landing too soon
Investment strategy

Have a nice flight: Retirement runways and the danger of landing too soon

When might caution in retirement glidepaths be just too risky? We look at different de-risking...

By Alex TurnerJesal Mistry

25 May 2023

5 min read

Pensions, Prime and growing pains: Making saving the default for younger members
John Roe
Investment strategy

Pensions, Prime and growing pains: Making saving the default for younger members

What connects a viral energy drink with monthly pension payments? Here, we ask how social media a...
By John Roe
17 May 2023
5 min read
Fantastic elastic
John Southall
Investment strategy

Fantastic elastic

How tax and means-testing could impact your ideal glidepath to retirement.
By John Southall
18 Apr 2023
4 min read
2022: A surprisingly good year for DC investors?
Investment strategy

2022: A surprisingly good year for DC investors?

Last year was a rocky ride for most asset classes, but our research indicates there could be ligh...
By John SouthallDetian Chen
02 Mar 2023
4 min read