Matt runs the economics team at Barnett Waddingham who are responsible for research into capital markets and our market outlook literature. He also has a wealth of experience in strategy setting, manager selection, liability hedging, long-term investment de-risking and DC work.
His reputation for providing clear advice has helped him to become a well-known and trusted advisor to a wide range of pension schemes and professionals. He has significant experience in devising and implementing successful liability hedging solutions.
A key difference between the private and public markets is the level of illiquidity and complexity, with private assets typically being less liquid and more complex than their public counterparts.
In this paper we demonstrate the importance of governance and explain how taking the time to ensure you have strong governance in place will bring real benefits.
We consider the outlook for equities over the long term and the short term, before considering the options available to investors concerned that equities may be due a fall.