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Apr 10, 2017 - Pensions Expert

UK infrastructure projects struggle to attract pension funds

FT: Six years after then chancellor George Osborne announced a scheme to persuade pension funds to invest in infrastrucutre, there has been little take-up. At the time, Osborne said the government had negotiated an agreement with the industry to "unlock" AGBP20bn for that purpose. But Richard Threlfall, head of infrastructure at KPMG, said: "UK pension funds investing in UK infrastructure projects has been touted by politicians f...