COOKIES: We use cookies to give you the best experience on our website. You can see our cookie policy here. Please click agree to remove this message.

Sections

Investing in Hedge Funds

Hedge Funds: Activist funds turn up the heat

June 2018 (magazine)By

Several hedge funds are among the most successful activist investors

Time for new alpha ideas

June 2018 (magazine)By

New products are making hedge funds look like an expensive way to access alpha

Managed Futures: In pursuit of ‘crisis alpha’

June 2018 (magazine)By Niki Natarajan

Professional stock-picking and portfolio construction are still valid strategies

What future for long/short equity?

June 2018 (magazine)By Niki Natarajan

Managers are finding new ways to pursue long/short equity strategies

Hedge funds: No longer out of reach

December 2017 (Magazine)By

Hedge funds have become more investor-friendly since the global financial crisis but there is still room for improvement

All Investing in Hedge Funds

Sterling

‘Step-change’ in number of UK schemes in funding surplus

Tue, 16 Oct 2018By

37% of schemes in funding surplus in 2018 survey, up from 27% three years earlier

Scarcity value: lack of bond supply further erodes ECB’s effectiveness index

Accounting roundup: More work needed on ‘too big to fail’ banks

Fri, 12 Oct 2018By

Plus: IASB eyes new pension standard, EU plots financial reporting ‘lab’

uk parliament

UK announces further review of audit market competitiveness

Wed, 10 Oct 2018By ,

Competition and Markets Authority to fast-track probe into continued dominance of ‘Big Four’ auditors

Euros

Amended longevity tables may save providers up to 50bp in buffers

Mon, 8 Oct 2018By

Slower increase in longevity after Heubeck fixes flaw

Cologne

Longevity data was flawed, admits German consultancy

Tue, 2 Oct 2018By

Revision expected later this month expected to lower longevity increase and with it buffer requirements

All News and Opinion

On The Record: Small Caps

October 2018 (magazine)By

We asked the senior managers of two European pension funds to describe how they invest in small-cap equities and what are the challenges and opportunities in this asset class

giertz kapan

How We Run Our Money: Kåpan Pensioner

October 2018 (magazine)By

Marie Giertz, CIO of Kåpan Pensioner, the pension fund for Swedish government employees, tells Carlo Svaluto Moreolo about the fund’s strategy and ongoing projects

yvonne bakkum index

Strategically Speaking: FMO Investment Management

October 2018 (magazine)By

Yvonne Bakkum, managing director of FMO Investment Management, is an evangelist for the UN’s sustainable development goals (SDGs) – and even wears a lapel brooch representing them

On The Record: Emerging Risks?

September 2018 (magazine)By

We asked chief investment officers of three of Sweden’s AP funds about how they view emerging market equities

hwrom uss

How We Run Our Money: USS

September 2018 (magazine)By

Bill Galvin (pictured left) and Guy Coughlan of the UK’s Universities Superannuation Scheme outline their measured approach to valuation to Joseph Mariathasan

All Interviews

IPE QUEST

Your first step in manager selection...

IPE Quest is a manager search facility that connects institutional investors and asset managers.

Begin Your Search Here