Decline comes as interest rates contine to slide, in wake of worsening funding at largest Dutch funds
Scheme cites comparatively high cost per paticipant as driving force behind the negotiations to join €2.9bn BPF Schoonmaak
Prudential, one of six insurers to commit £25bn to government infrastructure plan, provides capital for £1bn tidal-energy plant in Wales
Mercer estimates positive asset returns offset by falling bond yields, leading to increased deficits
Legal & General, Rothesay Life announce transactions for bulk annuities as market growth continues
Swedish buffer fund sells stakes in 20 energy companies over concerns extraction projects to prove unprofitable
€7bn pension scheme cites both market and country risk as reasons for divestment as it announces quarterly returns
Survey from Union Investment showed preference for safety to decline as dissatisfaction with returns continues
Hymans Robertson research on FTSE 350 firms shows improved funding and secruity despite yield fall
EFAMA, AXA IM, Investec, AEW Europe, Mobius Life, bfinance, Nikko AM, Sackers, Silverfleet Capital
Danish firm puts two teams in place after departure of Lars Bo Bertram
European Commission, BNP Paribas Investment Partners, Newton Investment Management, Nykredit Asset Management, BankInvest, AP1, Westchester Group, La Française
Second vote sees 42 members of ECON approve commissioner for Financial Stability, Financial Services and Capital Markets Union, with 16 opposing
After more than 13 years at the helm, chief executive to take on more directorships, act as strategic adviser
PFA, Pensioenfonds UWV, TPR, AAE, KAS Bank, SGSS, BNPPIP, Capital Group, Pioneer, J O Hambro, Lincoln Pensions, Finisterre Capital
Investor tenders $350m US high-yield mandate using IPE-Quest
EUROPE – European investor tenders $25m global high-yield debt mandate using IPE-Quest.
GLOBAL – Asian investor tenders $200m Singapore government debt mandate.
EUROPE – Continental pension fund tenders £50m, passive, UK Gilt mandate using IPE-Quest.