Our Approach

Successful DC pension schemes will be those that utilise innovative investment solutions that facilitate the flexibility their savers require.

A Comprehensive Suite of Solutions

Our advanced yet simple to implement product suite suits all clients, satisfying the needs of lifestyle or TDF investors, packaged or customised requirements, and suitable for members in accumulation or decumulation phases.

A Seamless Default Journey for Savers and Retirees
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Our Team

Our dedicated Multi-Asset Portfolio Management and Research Team is highly experienced, with 20 years’ average experience, 12 years’ tenure with AB, and £61.1 billion in DC assets under management as at 31 December 2020.

£41.7 Bil.
in TDFs Globally
£3.3BN
in UK TDFs
£119.6 Bil.
in Multi-Asset
31
Investment Professionals
267
Research Analysts

Flexibility from Beginning to End

Developing solutions which are flexible enough to adapt and respond to both the uncertainties in the market and the unpredictability of member’s saving journey requires an approach with flexibility at its core.

Using our proprietary analytical toolset and depth of in-house research expertise we align goal-based objectives with an appropriate investment strategy which is designed to evolve seamlessly with savers' needs and market dynamics.

Our approach recognises that asset allocation is the dominant factor in determining investment returns. We focus not only on getting the strategic asset allocation right but also on proactively managing it with the aim of identifying and integrating superior return sources into an actively-managed portfolio closely aligned with clients’ needs.

AB DC Solutions: How Do We Do It?
How we do it

For illustrative purposes only. Current analysis does not guarantee future results.

AB as at 31 December 2020 unless otherwise stated

Past performance does not guarantee future results. The value of investments and the income from them will vary. Your capital is at risk.

Related Resources

Flexible DC Solutions
Managing To Your Objectives
AB Target Date Funds Mission and Purpose
Making Target Date Funds Work For You