Venture capital investment hitting pension savings

Venture capital investment hitting pension savings

In a report published today, the British Business Bank said that an average 22-year-old could enjoy savings growth of up to 12% if their DC pension scheme made a small allocation to venture capital and growth equity funds.

Regulatory, commercial and operational constraints currently hinder venture capital investment in the UK.

However, the report highlights how these barriers can be overcome, and warns that young savers are being hit hardest by a lack of venture capital investment because they have more time to reap the benefits.

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