London’s Lord Mayor Nicholas Lyons outlines his plan to raise £50bn from pension funds for UK growth assets


The road to hell is paved with good intentions. This aphorism can perhaps well describe the current state of the UK’s investment ecosystem. Despite Europe’s largest pension market at £2.5trn (€2.9trn), the UK economy has been starved of risk capital through a series of legislative and regulatory decisions. 

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Ivonne Forno , CEO of Laborfonds