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Employers boost DB contributions

Sixty-one per cent of defined-benefit schemes have seen increased employer contribution rates in 2002, according to a survey by Jardine Lloyd Thompson. The survey shows that 75 per cent of schemes have no part of their fund ethically invested while 7 per cent have 100 per cent of funds invested ethically. It also shows that only 7 per cent of schemes have changed their investment strategy following consideration of the Myners principles for management of funds.

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