Defined Contribution

Wellington has a long history of managing retirement assets. Our focus is on bringing the best of our pensions expertise to the defined contribution (DC) market, helping schemes to implement and work towards achieving their investment and sustainability targets and build better outcomes for their members.


Years designing investment solutions for UK pension schemes:


Assets managed on behalf of pension fund clients.


Number of UK pension fund clients.

DC schemes need innovative investment solutions that can integrate sustainability and offer value for money

Today’s DC schemes have complex demands, looking to provide investment returns at a reasonable cost while achieving sustainability goals and engaging their members. At Wellington, our investment platform hosts a range of DC suitable solutions which draw on our leading sustainability research and exclusive partnership with Woodwell Climate Research Center. This allows us to design, build and implement portfolios that aim to deliver for DC schemes and their members

Capital at risk. The value of investments and the income from them can fall as well as rise and are not guaranteed. Investors may not get back the amount originally invested.

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