I agree We use cookies on this website to help us provide the best user experience. By browsing this site you agree to their use - more information is available here.

Barnett Waddingham
0333 11 11 222
We believe defined contribution (DC) is a simple formula based on timeframe, how much is contributed together with the net investment performance, and how to shape and access the benefit for the best possible member outcome.

Barnett Waddingham Defined Contribution DC

This is overlaid on the workforce based on their age and has three key components:

  • growth (building the pot of money)
  • shaping (helping members make decisions as they get closer to retirement)
  • access (using the pot of money)

In order to achieve both corporate objectives and member empowerment our governance and engagement solution segments the workforce to specifically target these three areas and aligns appropriate investment design to these stages.

DC Consultancy services

Our client portfolio currently exists of 200+ DC schemes across Trust, Master Trust and Contract ranging in size.  

Our DC consultancy services are at the heart of our proposition but we look wider than this, allowing employers to offer a more holistic approach to employees for saving for later life.

Governance

The framework to deliver better member outcomes.

Find out more

Investment

Appropriate investment structures for good member outcomes.

Find out more

Engagement

Successful engagement strategy to empower members.

Find out more

Consultancy

Helping to benchmark current arrangements for the future.

Find out more

GEM

Our governance, engagement and monitoring pension analytical tool.

Find out more

VFM

Objectively justifying where value is added in DC schemes.

Find out more

Other services include day-to-day operational support, scheme governance, investment, member engagement, and consultancy advice (on matters such as legislation and investment strategy).

Related knowledge and resources

Blogs

  • PerioDiC - Occupational DC Schemes

    Whether you are a trustee running an occupational scheme, a company offering a master trust scheme or a contract-based scheme, these newsletters help to keep you up to date with elements relevant to your DC arrangement.

  • PerioDiC - November 2017

    In our PerioDiC newsletter, we summarise the trustee, company, and other elements to be aware of which help with running a defined contribution (DC) scheme.

  • What you need to know about the LISA

    The latest Individual Savings Account (ISA), the Lifetime ISA (LISA), launched on 6 April 2017 and is designed to help individuals buy their first home or save for retirement.

  • Sep 12 2018
    DC Conference

    This year’s DC conference will be all about trading places. We'll help you put yourself in your members' shoes - enabling you to make better decisions for your scheme. Join us for a full day of interesting discussion and informative case studies.

    Location: The Soho Hotel, London

Updates delivered to you

Stay ahead with our latest comment, expert insight and event details.