Pension disappointment: National solutions

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The blunt answer is work longer, spend less and save more

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Asset manager says ‘gating’ investors may be long-term measure
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‘Zero evidence’ of investors penalised by undisclosed charges, Investment Association study says
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Pension solution lies in the long term

A focus on cash flows that grow over time is critical for funds

Foreign investors hold key to Japan rally

Tokyo brokers’ bull story still requires a huge leap of faith

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US pensions walk trillion-dollar tightrope

How public pensions calculate their liabilities comes under sharp scrutiny amid fears of a black hole

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How much do you really pay your money manager?

Investment fees remain a minefield

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Pru warns on negative rates ‘systemic risk’

American economy seen as strong enough to cope with rate rise

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Target-dated funds need an overhaul

TDFs help pension plans but face challenges of fees, asset allocation and benchmarks

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Canada quietly treads radical path on pensions

Retirement funds push beyond bonds and stocks

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Pensions crunch drives desire for gilts

Policies to keep economy growing are adding to schemes’ deficits

Pensions: Low yields, high stress

In the first article of a series, the Financial Times examines a creeping social and political crisis

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