Ralph McClelland comments on UK pension schemes slashing investment in equities in Pensions Expert

Partner, Ralph McClelland, comments in Pensions Expert on reports of a large number of pension schemes reducing their exposure to equities in favour of more diversified assets with less volatility, including ESG related investments.

McClelland explains that new regulation is part of the reason for this shift in investment behaviour:

“We have seen a significant increase in requests for training and other input on ESG issues over the last 12-18 months, much of it driven by the need to update statements of investment principles before the October 2019 deadline”

Read the full article in Pensions Expert

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