China is not known for a generous or well-designed pension system, but a look to the East could nevertheless shed some light on how to manage retirement in the face of an inadequate welfare system.
Establishing whether a DC arrangement is fit for purpose increases the likelihood of achieving good outcomes in the future.
Lessons from 2016: Predicting an event is extremely difficult. With the benefit of hindsight, anyone can be a fortune teller.
James Balcombe explores what’s around the corner for investing and how pension schemes can be better prepared for the road ahead.
We are delighted to announce that Claire Bowyer, Cardano’s General Counsel, has been promoted to Partner.
Cardano today announces its appointment as fiduciary manager of the McDonald’s UK Retirement Benefits Scheme.
Investment outcomes can be more robust by looking at the world through the lens of complexity economics.
The US electing Donald Trump as their next president is expected to lead to increased uncertainty across the globe.
An adaptive approach to asset allocation could lead to more stable results, but it requires revisiting some traditional views, more work and additional governance.
Kerrin Rosenberg, Cardano's UK CEO, gives his thoughts on DB pensions reform.
We are delighted to announce we have acquired Lincoln Pensions, the UK’s largest independent covenant advisory firm.
Our film, produced in partnership with ITN, looks at pension risk management.
Kerrin Rosenberg named as one of Financial News 100 most influential people in finance.
Hedge fund industry returns have disappointed over recent years. But there are some talented managers that have delivered and finding these remains the key to success.
Cardano has been appointed as investment advisor to the £2bn Western Power Distribution Group of the Electricity Supply Pension Scheme.
Cardano, the leading investment adviser and fiduciary manager, announces the appointment of Simon Hale as their new Chief Technology Officer.
We are delighted to have, for the eighth year running, been awarded Fiduciary Manager of the Year at the Financial News Awards.
Our response to the TPR discussion paper that continues the debate about how best to drive up standards of pensions trusteeship.
Cardano advises Pirelli on £600m longevity swap.
Volatility: Friend or Foe?
Join us at our interactive session to learn how you can take back control of DB outcomes and not be held hostage to unpredictability.
How longevity swaps can help manage the risks associated with pension plan funding.
As the dust starts to settle around Brexit we look at the initial impacts the referendum has had on the health of pension schemes.
Steven Berkovi questions whether traditional ‘de-risking’ strategies of selling equities to buy bonds are as effective in pension risk management today.
With new finance regulation taking effect over the next few years, it is important for investors to maintain a stable funding ratio.
Cardano's Steve Berkovi looks at Trustees’ options for DB pension schemes. Can buy-in or buy-out help to reduce deficit in the challenging DB UK pension scheme market?
With pension funding under strain, trustees need to think differently to reduce risks. Richard Dowell looks at how some pension schemes may be repeating past mistakes.
Lessons to be learned from the British Steel pension scheme and our response to the DWP consultation paper.
We are delighted to have received, for the third year running, Fiduciary Management Firm of the Year 2016.
Liability driven investing plays an important role in managing risk in pension schemes but it requires flexibility in this current climate.
Since Tata Steel put its UK business up for sale in April, the saga has been a sorry one for those whose jobs are at risk – but the latest twist is welcome.
We are delighted to have been named the best Allocator/Investor of the Last 20 Years at the 20th Anniversary Awards for Excellence, European Finance 2016.
London 9th May 2016 – Local currency guarantee provider GuarantCo Limited has appointed Cardano Development to be its new fund manager, as it looks to grow its portfolio.
It has been a very unpredictable first quarter for investors.
A summary of a presentation from the Trustee Learning Zone at the March 2016 PLSA Investment Conference in Edinburgh.
This year’s Workplace Pensions Live conference will examine the hottest topics and key challenges facing schemes to explore how they can get better value for members.
We are really pleased to announce that we will be presenting at the Pensions Age Spring Conference on 28 April at the Hilton London, Tower Bridge.
The UK will decide whether to remain part of the EU on Thursday 23 June 2016. We give our thoughts on how a vote to leave could affect the UK economy and UK assets.
This interview appeared in the Financial News’s official PLSA Investment Conference supplement on 9 March 2016.
In this article we look at how financial institutions can better leverage their role and mobilise private investors to support funding in emerging markets and developing economies.
Slowing growth in China and renewed pressure on commodity prices has kept investors on the edge of their seats.
We are pleased to announce the appointment of Ralph Frank to lead our work in defined contribution (DC).
Pensions Age award recognising leading innovation, service and performance in our offering to our fiduciary clients
The unintended consequences of the regulatory response to the 2008 crisis.
Can a scheme’s investment strategy help it escape the risk of default and insolvency?
We are very proud to have been included in three categories, which is a wonderful recognition of the impact the firm has had since our inception in 2000.
Certain about uncertainty - join us at our interactive session on boom and busts, and learn how you can insulate your pension scheme from economic crises.
2016 has not had the most fortuitous start, with global and emerging market equities falling.
We are very pleased to have helped Pensions Europe create their paper 'Pension design principles applied to modern defined contribution solutions'.
2015 has been a year of growth for Cardano in the UK, with a raft of key senior appointments culminating in an office move to new, larger offices in the heart of the city.