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WINNERS AND LOSERS IN 2021: MARKET OUTLOOK

Following a truly unpredictable 2020, in which global equities reached record highs despite an enduring pandemic, what can investors expect in 2021? The process of returning to normality brings with it a brighter outlook, but also a number of risks. 

THE ECONOMIC COST OF COVID IN THE UK

Government stimulus was a key driver of market returns throughout the second half of 2020 – not to mention a lifeline for many who have lost their jobs or businesses. But where does that money come from, and what are the longer-term impacts on the British economy? 

ESG SUCCESS STORIES FROM UK PLC

There’s been a real step-change over recent years in companies’ focus on Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) issues. We highlight recent initiatives from some of the UK’s biggest businesses in which most pension savers will be invested. 

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Topical insight from our fund manager strategic partners Schroders, BlackRock and State Street Global Advisors.