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BT Pension Scheme (BTPS)

The BT Pension Scheme (BTPS or the Scheme) is the largest company pension scheme in the UK and one of the largest pension funds in Europe. A defined benefit pension scheme for employees, former employees and dependants of BT Group plc (BT) and some of its associated companies, the Scheme closed to new members in 2001 and to future accrual for most members in June 2018.


United Kingdom



Performance (%, 1YR)


Chief Executive

Morten Nilsson

Chief Investment Officer

Wyn Francis


Otto Thoresen

Asset allocation

15.8% Equities

9.4% Property

16% Other Growth Assets

27.5% Investment Grade Credit

8% Secure Income

23.3% Government Bonds and Cash related articles
Investor Profile

UK’s BTPS forges independent identity

Since splitting from its former inhouse manager, Hermes, the £50 billion British Telecom Pension Scheme has set about redefining itself. With a self-reliance borne of technology, the fund has brought portfolios and functions inhouse and started a bigger push into mature infrastructure.
Investment Think Tanks

LSE fiduciary investor think tank

Investors were challenged to think differently about their portfolios by the latest academic thinking from the London School of Economics at a one-day investment roundtable in London last week.   Chief investment officers from UK and European public and corporate pension funds convened at the London School of Economics for a highly interactive one-day investment […]
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