Insight in unprecedented times

Our viewpoint

Coronavirus (Covid-19) poses unprecedented challenges to economies across the world. How is this impacting the world of business? In a situation that is changing every day how do you know what action you should be taking and when?

Our dedicated hub will provide up to date thinking on how Coronavirus (Covid-19) is impacting the market across all our business areas. It is designed to give expert reaction on the latest developments and what they might mean in the short and longer term as well as giving practical advice about dealing with challenging times.

Our hub is divided into three areas; Pensions & benefits, Investment and Insurance. We are regularly updating our hub with expert insight and opinion.

Pensions & benefits


For both trustees and sponsors, Covid-19 poses significant risks and challenges. With the regulatory focus being on long term planning how should pension schemes adapt to this unanticipated event?

Funding valuations in the current climate: Corporate Action Plan

Our action plan is intended to give a high-level overview of key areas for companies to consider as part of a current or upcoming funding valuation, in the context of the Pensions Regulator (TPR)’s 2020 Annual Funding Statement (AFS2020) as summarised in our recent News Alert. Specific priorities for different companies will vary depending on circumstances.

Navigating uncertain times: An action plan for trustees

The COVID-19 pandemic shows how unanticipated risks can throw even the best laid plans off track. The effects on schemes will be very wide ranging. Our action plan gives some practical advice about what to do.



In a volatile global economy, getting your investment strategy right is vital. How can you ensure your strategy isn’t blown too far off course by the current headwinds?

Investment Uncut - Investing through Covid-19 with Matt Gibson

Hosts Dan Mikulskis and Mary Spencer put some of the key questions that fund allocators will have to Matt Gibson, LCP's head of investment fund manager research, Matt Gibson and discuss some of the key themes in Matt’s team’s discussions with managers over the latest, eventful quarter:

This week on Investment Uncut hosts, Mary Spencer and Dan Mikulskis, speak to Natalie Brain – a member of LCP’s macro committee. They discuss Coronavirus, capital market views, equity asset classes, credit asset classes, real assets, most underappreciated thing about investing, recommendations good articles, blogs, books, series (work/non work related).

COVID-19: Key investment considerations

In this update, we provide a summary of the impact on the global economy and financial markets so far, cover the response from policymakers and set out some key investment questions that we are encouraging our clients to consider.



Covid-19 is impacting the insurance industry as business risk and claims increase. What are the key strategies to adopt and issues to consider?

How we are dealing with the risks associated with the Coronavirus

How we are dealing with the risks associated with the Coronavirus

Business continuity at LCP

The welfare and safety of our people, clients and contacts is of paramount importance to us. Click for more information about how we are maintaining service and looking after our people during the Coronavirus outbreak.

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