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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

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DAX scheme funding levels hit by European stock performance

Fri, 10 Aug 2018By

As liabilities increase with lower rates and longer life expectancy, returns at DAX companies fail to boost funding

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Date with destiny? Schemes mull ‘Brexit day’ valuations

Thu, 2 Aug 2018By

Some UK funds are considering changing the date of formal valuations – but advisers are split on the benefits

Berlin, Germany

German longevity data adds €10bn to Direktzusage liabilities

Wed, 1 Aug 2018By

First update since 2005 expected to increase liabilities by 1% for companies paying pensions direct from balance sheets

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Audit regulator criticises DB accounting standards [updated]

Mon, 30 Jul 2018By

DB liabilities could rise after Financial Reporting Council’s review, consultant warns

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USS proposes 41% contribution hike to plug funding shortfall

Thu, 26 Jul 2018By

Report into 2017 valuation expected by September with employers hoping to avoid higher pension costs

All News and Opinion

On the Record: Sovereign bond risk?

July/August 2018 (magazine)

Industriens Pension, Fondenergia, WPV

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How We Run Our Money: Lærernes Pension

July/August 2018 (magazine)By

Morten Malle, investment director of Denmark’s Lærernes Pension, explains how the fund stays agile 

Strategically Speaking: Alger

July/August 2018 (magazine)By

The pain of life and death rarely intrudes into the relatively safe world of the financial markets. But life at its most brutal intruded into the workings of Alger’s headquarters in the World Trade Center on 9/11

On The Record: How do you invest in alternative credit?

June 2018 (magazine)By

Ilmarinen, Unilever, Ärzteversorgung Westfalen-Lippe (ÄVWL)

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How We Run Our Money: TPT Retirement Solutions

June 2018 (magazine)By

Cliff Speed, CIO of TPT Retirement Solutions (pictured), tells Carlo Svaluto Moreolo how the fund is trying to develop a portfolio that can withstand market volatility

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

  • QN-2467

    Asset class: Search for a broker (mainly ETFs).
    Asset region: Global.
    Size: 250m.
    Closing date: 2018-08-28.

  • DS-2468

    Closing date: 2018-08-24.

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