BN167 - DWP Consultation on Clarifying and Strengthening Trustees’ Investment Duties

Briefing Notes posted on 23 July, 2018

In June 2018, the Department for Work and Pensions published a consultation on draft regulations to ‘clarify and strengthen trustees’ investment duties’ in relation to occupational pension schemes.

The draft regulations are primarily focussed on clarifying the use of environmental, social and corporate governance criteria in selecting investments.

This briefing note summarises the main proposals and provides our views.