Investment Design for Workplace Pension Plans

Anchored in ongoing research and driven by more than 30 years of defined contribution (DC) investment, public policy, and behavioural insights, we take an integrated approach to addressing the challenges surrounding retirement readiness. We serve relationships that span the retirement industry offering comprehensive support that includes thoughtful investment design.

Harnessing the expertise of many and informed by global insight, our retirement solutions are bringing new ideas to a new retirement era.

Target Date Funds

A dynamic and flexible investment solution to members in workplace pension schemes.

Investment Solutions    

Leveraging a full range of institutional capabilities to enhance retirement outcomes.



DC Assets 1



Members 2



Managing DC Assets 3

Our Latest Thinking

The Future of Retirement Happiness at Work

Read our 2019 Global Retirement Reality Report (GR3), in which we’ve built upon the Happiness Formula, informed by our 2018 research, by applying an employer lens.

UK Snapshot: The Future or Retirement Happiness

Understand six key insights into UK employers' evolving perspectives on retirement from our 2019 Global Retirement Reality Report (GR3).

DC Leadership

David Ireland

Global Head, Defined Contribution

Alistair J Byrne

Head of  EMEA Pensions and Retirement Strategy

Daniel John Leuty

UK Head of DC Clients and Financial Institutions


1Assets under management reported above are as of June 30th, 2019 and are unaudited. Denominated in U.S. Dollars.

2Estimate based on State Street Global Advisors, Brightscope, and S&P Global Market Intelligence Money Market Directories (MMD) data as of March 31, 2019.

3State Street Global Advisors, DC business established in 1981.