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Italy's social security chair warns on pension impact of border closure

Mon, 9 Jul 2018By

Interior minister Salvini accuses Boeri of being political

Voting

Shareholders for Change gives voice to Europe’s small investors

Wed, 4 Jul 2018By

New association of small institutional investors wants to tackle niche ESG topics

Stethoscope

Italian doctors' scheme gains 4.1% as it boosts domestic assets

Tue, 3 Jul 2018By

“Portafoglio strategico Italia” takes stake in domestic bank alongside two energy firms

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Italian pension funds cut bonds in diversification push

Mon, 2 Jul 2018By

Occupational and personal fund investors have reduced holdings in government debt

Italy's new-look government

Quitaly? How Italy’s new leaders could redefine European politics

Fri, 1 Jun 2018By

As Italy’s government gets to work, the whole of Europe faces a period of potentially momentous change, writes Carlo Svaluto Moreolo

President Mattarella and Prime Minister Conte

What a new Italian government means for markets

Fri, 1 Jun 2018By Hugo Greenhalgh

As Giuseppe Conte is sworn in as prime minister at the end of a turbulent week in Italy, asset managers have their say

Shanghai at night

Joseph Mariathasan: Fading glories and rising stars

Mon, 30 Apr 2018By

Lessons for Italy and Europe from one of China’s growing tourist hubs

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Don’t turn a blind eye to Italian politics

March 2018 (magazine)By

This month’s Italian general election might seem another non-event from an investment standpoint, but it has long-term significance

Altare della Patria, Rome

Italy’s pensions regulator eases path for ‘direct’ fund investments

Mon, 19 Feb 2018By

Fondi negoziali no longer need full stakeholder approval to invest without an intermediary

Spain

Spanish, Italian companies weighed down by UK pension deficits

Tue, 9 Jan 2018By

Barnett Waddingham warns of “pronounced” pensions impact for companies with UK subsidiaries

Hurricane from space

ESG roundup: UK pension fund body warns members on climate risk

Wed, 6 Dec 2017By

Plus: Southern Europeans lauch investor network, UK government backs social impact, green finance

Italian parliament

Italy considers unwinding ‘Fornero’ law’s state pension age rise

Mon, 4 Dec 2017By

Pension age changes would mean ‘irresponsible’ rise in national expenditure, warns economist

Italy: Focus on flexibility

September 2017 (Magazine)

Lawmakers in Italy are increasing flexibility of access to pensions to soften the impact of the rising retirement age and boost savings

Milan Italy

Italy roundup: Industry schemes back direct lending fund

Fri, 7 Jul 2017By

Byblos, Alifond, Prevedi, Fondo Pensione Quadri e Capi Fiat, INPGI

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Italy: Offering an alternative

July / August 2017 (Magazine)By

Italian pension fund portfolios tend to be less diversified and domestically focused than other European institutional investors. This looks set to change with a turn towards alternatives

ESG makes headway

July / August 2017 (Magazine)By

ESG strategies are becoming more common among Italian pension funds

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A pension system renaissance

July / August 2017 (Magazine)

Italy’s pension system is heading in the right direction

Regulation: Focus on access and tax

July / August 2017 (Magazine)By

Regulatory activity continues, with an emphasis on flexible access to savings and tax advantages

Case Study: Pegaso diversifies

July / August 2017 (Magazine)By

As Pegaso reviews its asset allocation, increased diversification and alternative investments are key topics of discussion

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COVIP: Plenty more work to do

July / August 2017 (Magazine)By

Italy’s second-pillar pension system is growing and strengthening, but several areas of concerns remain

All Latest Italy News

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Italy's public pensions: Unfinished business?

July/August 2018 (magazine)By

Italy’s new government plans changes to first-pillar pensions that could have a significant impact on the country’s economy

Second Pillar: A sector comes of age

July/August 2018 (magazine)By

Without further measures to increase coverage, Italy’s growing second-pillar pensions will continue to represent only a relatively small share of the overall economy 

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Carlo Cottarelli: “There’s no spending your way out of debt”

July/August 2018 (magazine)By

Carlo Cottarelli, Italy’s caretaker prime minister during the recent political crisis, explains why the new Italian government should avoid overspending on pensions and other key budget items

Asset Allocation: Tactics come into play

July/August 2018 (magazine)By

Italian pension funds are diversifying their asset allocation in response to low yields

Fondo Pensione Byblos: Byblos writes a new chapter

July/August 2018 (magazine)By Maria Teresa Cometto

A sector fund making bold moves in alternative investment funds

All Pensions in Italy

Voting

FRC finds support for stewardship code to mirror section 172 duty

Tue, 17 Jul 2018By

Support for signatories to report on how they considered wide range of stakeholders

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Accounting roundup: UK politician demands answers over BHS audit

Fri, 13 Jul 2018By

Plus: Updated good practice guide for pension accounting; SIG faces investigation; FRC names firms under review

A view of Zurich, Switzerland

Accounting, de-risking moves bolster Swiss pension plan funding

Wed, 11 Jul 2018By

Liabilities fell by CHF3.6bn while investment returns added CHF900m.

Euros

Accounting body delays work on DB surplus refund rules

Tue, 3 Jul 2018By

International Accounting Standards Board wants its work on the controversial rule aligned with research into DC schemes

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Reasons to understand blockchain

July/August 2018 (magazine)By

The rise of blockchain architecture coincides with a period of falling trust in institutions

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