Lifecycle investing: From theory to practice

Aegon Asset Management
By September 17, 2021 08:00

Lifecycle investing: From theory to practice

The concept of matching asset allocation to an individual’s risk preferences has been around for decades. As the theory developed, the concept of lifecycle investing – varying asset allocation according to an individual’s age – was born. In this article, we look at the theoretical background to lifecycle investing (also known in the pensions industry as ‘life-styling’ or ‘glidepath’ investing) and the considerations to be made in turning this theory into practical lifecycle solutions.

Risk preferences vary between individuals and, in the context of pensions, measure the extent to which people are happy to take greater risk in exchange for higher …

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Aegon Asset Management
By September 17, 2021 08:00

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