Defined Contribution Consulting

We make Defined Contribution (DC) schemes work for both sponsor and employees.

We work in partnership with clients and their employees to help them make more informed, confident decisions today, so they can build a better future. We’re committed to helping you support your members throughout their pension scheme journey, up to and through retirement.

Collective Defined Contribution Pensions

Collective defined contribution (CDC) presents an opportunity to deliver better pensions for millions of savers. We believe CDC has a major role to play in the future of UK retirement savings.

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Master Trust Default Fund Performance Review

In the latest edition of our Master Trust Insights, we assess the impact of Master Trust default fund performance on member outcomes.

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Nationwide is the world’s largest building society and the UK’s second-largest mortgage provider. A comprehensive review of its pension arrangements helped Nationwide to realise that its DC schemes were being underused, with low member engagement. Working together Nationwide we introduced a member engagement campaign with Guided Outcomes (GOTM) and targets at its core.

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We decided to appoint Hymans Robertson as we felt its Guided Outcomes technology was a powerful differentiator. The targets-based approach is really effective in helping our employees work out what kind of retirement income they are on track for.

Ian Baines - Head of pensions, Nationwide

Ian Baines