Asia Pacific

Industry news and in-depth coverage on pensions and institutional investment in the Asia Pacific region

Too good to be true?

Letter from Australia: Too good to be true?

September 2021 (Magazine)

If Australia’s latest five-yearly Intergenerational Report (IGR) is to be taken seriously, Australian retirees can look forward to comfortable retirements 40 years hence.

Justin Arter

Letter from Australia: When the ‘kill switch’ misfires

July/August 2021 (Magazine)

The Australian government is attempting to push through Parliament legislation that would selectively benchmark the performance of superannuation funds – but has given up its intention to override investment decisions made by super funds.

Oslo, Norway

​KLP uses new criterion to ban Indian firm with Myanmar military link


Norwegian pensions giant among large institutional investors taking action on Adani Ports and Special Economic Zone


​AP7 blacklists two Chinese stocks for environment misdeeds


Latest exclusions brings Swedish pension fund’s total blacklist to 86 companies

Bagan, Burma

​Pension investors press companies over Myanmar human rights risks


Norway’s Storebrand one leader of initiative; signatories include Velliv, AP7, Dutch architects