Towers Watson: Retirement assets globally jump 9.5% to a record $32 trillion

2014-02-06T21:43:50-08:00February 6th, 2014|Categories: Retirement|Tags: , , |

Retirement assets in the 13 major global markets increased 9.5% to a record $32 trillion as of Dec. 31, according to Towers Watson’s annual Global Pension Assets Study. U.S. institutional assets also reached an all-time high of $18.9 trillion, up 12% from 2012. U.S. assets make up about 59% of total global assets, up from 56%. Japan and the U.K. have the next greatest share of assets at 10% each. The 10-year average annualized growth rate of global assets [...]