31st Jan: Pensions – Undervalued, Misunderstood and Mission Critical
Henry Tapper, First Actuarial, Richard Hall, Argyll Covenant, Charles Sutcliffe, ICMAC
Are you aware that pension funds represent $36.5 TRILLION of investment - and the amount is increasing? They are a huge player on the buy-side, and if you are going to work in investment, you will probably interact with them professionally at some point. Getting your head around how they work will be useful for you.
In addition, they are also very important for us personally, providing for us in retirement.
Henry is an industry commentator with the ear of the government who writes a very popular blog that cover all aspects of financial services, and Richard is the owner and managing director of a pensions consultancy based here in Reading that occasionally recruits from the university.
Read Henry's blog here.