Austria: Pensions and Investment News and Analysis

Latest news and analysis of pensions, asset management, regulation and trends in Austria from our award-winning journalists.

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Austrian VBV scheme posts -1.80% returns in Q1


Austrian VBV Group’s severance payment fund, VBV Vorsorgekasse, has posted negative returns (-1.80%) in the first quarter of this year on the back of a difficult market environment.

Christian Boehm

APK Pensionskasse CEO to step down, new CIO named


New board members include Manfred Brenner – also appointed as the fund’s new CIO following his position as head of investments at APK

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​DACH roundup: BaFin monitors Pensionskassen hit by low interest rates


Plus: Allianz’s quick settlement over hedge fund losses; Swiss Pensionskassen on track to funding ratio target; Young bet on equities and investment funds for pensions

Heribert Karch 1

Germany & Austria: Do social partners pensions have a future?

April 2020 (Magazine)

The implementation of social partner pensions between employer and trade unions has yet to take off