Sector Insights

Pension Funds DIY Research

November 2014

More than 130 pension fund executives gave us their insights into the outlook of the pension industry. What we found is there are five key trends reshaping the future of this industry.     


About the Research

The international State Street survey was conducted by the Economist Intelligence Unit in August 2014. The information presented is based on the survey results of 134 senior executives in the pension fund industry. Respondents are from 15 countries, with the majority being drawn from the US, UK, Australia and Canada. Just over half (52 percent) of respondents came from public sector pension funds, 31 percent from private sector pension systems, and 16 percent from superannuation funds.