Sections

Insight wins e44.5m Church bond mandate

UK – Insight Investment has been appointed to run a 30 million pound (44.5 million euro) bond mandate for the Church of England pension fund.

The mandate is to be run against a UK index linked gilt benchmark, with the ability to invest in overseas and corporate bonds.

Robin Clutterham, chief financial officer at the Church of England pensions board, said: “Insight have an impressive track record in managing this type of mandate. They have also demonstrated an understanding of the Board’s requirements on ethical considerations and a commitment to client service.”

Latest figures show Insight Investment Management has 68 billion pounds in assets under management. 59% of Insight’s assets are invested in fixed income securities. As of January 31 this year, Insight Investment officially completed its acquisition of the institutional, retail and offshore business of Rothschild Asset Management.

Have your say

You must sign in to make a comment

IPE-QUEST

Your first step in manager selection...

IPE-Quest is a manager search facility that connects institutional investors and asset managers.

  • QN1405 - Senior Infrastructure Debt

    Asset class: Senior Infrastructure Debt.
    Asset region: - OECD excluding Latin America and Far East Asia (including Australia) - Australia < 25%..
    Size: $500m +.
    Closing date: 30 Apr 2014.

Begin Your Search Here