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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

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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

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Spanish pension funds' returns continue in positive territory

Wed, 29 Nov 2017By

Euro-zone equities have been the best performing allocation for Spanish investors this year


ESG roundup: ESG drives insurer-asset manager tie-up

Tue, 7 Nov 2017By

Plus: Companies getting more serious about water, diesel bans may cause emissions target miss

Spain: Sustainability quest continues

September 2017 (Magazine)By

Several strategies are being considered to ensure the country’s statutory pension scheme remains affordable

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Equities underpin Spanish pension fund returns in Q2

Fri, 18 Aug 2017By

Average allocations to cash rose in second quarter of 2017, INVERCO data shows


Equities boost Spanish pension fund returns in Q1

Wed, 7 Jun 2017By

Investor interest in alternatives growing but without major asset allocation shift

Spain: The end of two-party dominance

June 2017 (Magazine)By Paula Garrido

Spain’s political plight is in some respects similar to other Western European countries but in other ways fundamentally different


Basque fund ups local investments after strong 2016 return

Wed, 12 Apr 2017By

Geroa Pentsioak’s return was more than double the 2016 average from other Spanish pension funds


Pensions Caixa 30 gains 4.2% despite hedge fund drag

Fri, 24 Mar 2017By

Spain’s largest corporate pension scheme will increase equities and reduce fixed income this year

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Spanish social security 'to run out of money in July': report

Fri, 3 Mar 2017By

Retirement age increase mooted as policymakers grapple with funding crisis

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Spanish pension funds return 2.7% over 2016

Mon, 27 Feb 2017By

Pension funds join search for alternative assets as average returns decline

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Spanish third-quarter pension fund returns continue upswing

Mon, 28 Nov 2016By

‘Outstanding’ performance came from plans with more exposure to long-term fixed income

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Spain: Focus on safety first

October 2016 (Magazine)By

Pension funds are reducing their risk levels in response to uncertainties generated by Spain’s failure to form a government, Brexit and Italy’s banking crisis


Pensions Caixa 30: Risk-reduction exercise

October 2016 (Magazine)By

Gail Moss finds out what Spain’s biggest corporate pension scheme has been doing to reduce risk in its investment portfolio

Spain: Political standstill halts reform

September 2016 (Magazine)By

The Spanish pension system needs significant adjustment to ensure its sustainability, but politics has got in the way

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Spanish roundup: Social Security Reserve Fund, Vidacaixa, Barclays

Wed, 6 Jul 2016By

Government transfers largest-ever amount from country’s reserve fund

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Equity holdings drive 5% return at Spanish pension fund Geroa

Thu, 23 Jun 2016By

Scheme reports 6.5% average annual return since inception in 1996

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European equities drag down Spanish pension funds' Q1 returns

Thu, 5 May 2016By

Corporate schemes increase allocations to non-EU fixed income assets

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Lancashire Pension Fund buys into Spanish gas distributor

Tue, 12 Apr 2016By

LGPS acquire 12.5% stake in Madrileña Red de Gas

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Portugal: The Italian play

October 2017 (Magazine)By

Portuguese pension funds are continuing to invest in Italian debt despite the fears for Italy’s banking sector

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