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Arnold Wagner

DWP names successor to outgoing Pension Protection Fund chair

Thu, 30 Jun 2016By

Incoming chair has been non-executive director at UK lifeboat fund since 2011

Vienna at night

Derivatives rules could force pension funds into 'fire sales' – PGGM

Thu, 30 Jun 2016By

Dutch fund manager also expresses concerns over mandatory central clearing

Strip coal mining

Switzerland's largest public pension fund divests from coal

Thu, 30 Jun 2016By

Pension fund decides oil, gas companies can adjust to climate change-related change in operating conditions

Boston

Danica, Industriens Pension share in US class-action payout

Thu, 30 Jun 2016By

Danish pension funds agree settlement with US telecommunications company

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Strategically Speaking: Comgest

June 2016 (Magazine)By

They still have not changed…

Arne Vagn Olsen

How We Run Our Money: Stapi

June 2016 (Magazine)

Arne Vagn Olsen, CIO of Stapi, tells Carlo Svaluto Moreolo about the pension fund’s asset allocation strategy as the capital controls on Icelandic pension funds are gradually lifted

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Accounting: Play it again, Sam

June 2016 (Magazine)By

The IFRS Foundation’s latest effectiveness review has drawn criticism. But you could be forgiven for thinking you have read it somewhere before

Minpension.se is Sweden’s user-friendly pension portal

Communication: Lessons from Scandinavia

June 2016 (Magazine)By

The UK can learn from Scandinavia as it seeks to implement a pensions dashboard by 2019

Investment: Brexit proofing

June 2016 (Magazine)By Christopher O’Dea

Christopher O’Dea reports on the implications for institutional investors arising from the UK’s referendum on European Union membership

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A thin regulatory line

June 2016 (Magazine)By

Back in the 1990s, the UK created a Child Support Agency, whose objective was to ensure errant fathers and mothers pay due financial maintenance to estranged offspring

Stop blaming foreigners

June 2016 (Magazine)By

Recent weeks have seen some nasty exchanges over the causes of Europe’s economic plight

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Investing In Government Bonds: Low yields, high interest

June 2016 (Magazine)By

The euro-zone sovereign debt market is distorted by negative yields and quantative easing. Joseph Mariathasan assesses solutions to the situation

Brexit – are Gilts a haven?

June 2016 (Magazine)By

Joseph Mariathasan asks how the potential UK exit from the European Union would affect the sovereign debt markets

Liquidity: The drought continues

June 2016 (Magazine)

Liquidity in the government bond markets has dried up since the global financial crisis of 2008-09. Do these parched markets characterise the new economic norm?

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Long-Term Matters: Absolutely no excuses

June 2016 (Magazine)By Raj Thamotheram

The big US proxy fights – at Chevron, Exxon and Southern Company – over resolutions to publish 2°C climate change stress tests happened in May. Did common sense prevail? 

Guest Viewpoint: Alfred Gohdes

June 2016 (Magazine)

“The cost for a German young person to provide for a pension has roughly tripled since 2008”

Diary of an Investor: It’s the way you say it

June 2016 (Magazine)By

Wasserdicht’s Dutch pension fund is looking to improve the way it communicates with members. Or as Rolf, our chairman of trustees, puts it, the way we talk about bad news. Our friends Lars and Paul, from our sponsor’s favoured management consultancy, have been seconded to us to help.

Long-Term Matters: Hug a whistle-blower

May 2016 (Magazine)By Raj Thamotheram.

Ask any board director or chief executive of a well-run company what they worry about most and the answer is invariably ‘what I don’t know is happening’

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