Investment essentials

Helping you understand how your pension is invested.

The essentials

Whether you want to understand the basics of pension investments, to learn a bit more or want to keep up to date with the latest investment trends, we’re here to help with useful information and views from our experts.


Investment basics

If you’re new to the world of investing it’s good to start with the basics.


Responsible investment basics

Explore our approach to responsible investment and how it can benefit your pension investments.


Investment trends

Our experts share their views on the latest investment topics.

Expert sessions

Our short films help answer your investment questions. From the impact of Covid-19 to how to you can invest your pension sustainably. Watch now to find out more.

How has Covid-19 affected my pension/Investments?

If you've been checking your pension or investments you may have noticed a change in their value. Our Investments Expert Maria explains how Covid-19 may have impacted your pension and investments.

Should I move my pension/investments into a lower risk fund?

Our Investment Expert Scott explains what you should consider if you’re thinking about making changes to your investments.

I’m worried about my investment value falling. What should I do?

If you’ve seen your pension and investments fall in value it can be tempting to sell your investments, but that could lock in your loss. Our Investment Expert Scott explains the options available to you.

What is Stock Market Volatility?

Our Investments Expert Maria explains what stock market volatility is, how it can affect your savings, and why it’s best to view your investments over the long term.

Is my pension invested sustainably?

Climate change is creating challenges for everyone and we're increasingly focused on investing responsibly to help grow your pension savings and providing us all with a future worth retiring into. Our Investment Specialist Maria explains more.

How could climate change impact my pension investments?

Climate change is one of the world’s biggest challenges, that’s why we’re aiming to reduce the carbon footprint of ALL our investments Net Zero by 2050. Find out more from our Head of Pension Investments Maria Nazarova-Doyle.

Our responsible investment approach

Find out more about our responsible investment approach as we aim to help your money grow.


Our Climate Change Approach

We’re targeting halving the carbon footprint of all of our investments by 2030 on our path to net zero by 2050 for the benefit of our customers and the environment.

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Responsible Investment

We’re committed to being a responsible investor on behalf of all of our customers.

Our Approach

Responsible Investment and Stewardship report

Our Responsible Investment and Stewardship report outlines our progress in delivering sustainable investments

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