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LCP Investment Summary August 2023


Global equity markets fell 1.9% (in local currency terms) in August, with longer-dated AAA Eurozone government bond prices also falling (and yields rising).

Annuity prices decreased marginally over the month.

The funding level of our sample DB scheme decreased over August as its assets fell and its liabilities rose. 

All three of our sample DC schemes fell with most asset classes giving a negative return over the month.