We understand the complex challenges plan sponsors face
Drawing on nearly 50 years’ experience in building and managing sophisticated pension portfolios, we apply ourselves to understanding each plan sponsor’s or pension scheme’s goals and helping them realize meaningful results.
Why Cambridge Associates?
We build custom portfolios that help drive better outcomes
Each plan sponsor’s portfolio is custom built and managed to align with their plan’s unique circumstances and goals.
Tapping our specialized expertise in pension investment strategy, liability hedging and alternative investing, as well as our global manager relationships, we employ a results-focused approach across the total portfolio that prudently maximizes alpha.
- 50 years working with pensions
- 80+ global pension investment professionals
- 5,000+ manager meetings per year
What We Do
A team dedicated to your success
Each client’s dedicated investment team offers deep resources and extensive knowledge. Replicating an in-house investment office, this team is led by a senior investor and backed by experienced investment professionals, including specialists in specific asset classes and other practitioners, such as actuaries, as needed.
Through partnering with plan sponsors directly and dynamically, we strive to ensure an exceptional client experience – and optimal outcomes for each plan.
Who We Serve
There's no pension challenge we haven't met
Our pension-specific knowledge and breadth of investment capabilities enable us to build and manage portfolios for a wide range of plan types and situations. Whether you’re growth-oriented, nearing fully funded status, seeking support across the total portfolio, or requiring focused resources for a particular asset class, we can help.
We work with a range of organization and plan types, including:
- Government and Public Institutions
- Insurance Firms
- Multiemployer Plans and Unions
- Not-for-Profit Organizations
- Defined Benefit Plans
- Defined Contribution Plans
- Cash Balance Plans
- Multi-Pool & Hybrid Plans
- Specialized Trusts
- Balance Sheet Capital
- Other Complex Asset & Liability Pools
Insights From Our Pension Practice
Digital Assets for Pension Plan Sponsors
Pensions have lagged other institutional investors in the digital asset space and may be letting one of the most profound changes in the digital economy pass by. Hear from Joe Marenda, Head of Digital Assets at Cambridge Associates, on how blockchain technology could disrupt plan sponsors’ current portfolio investments and about its potential to generate returns for their plans.