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

Markets

Marta Jankovic APG

APG fields first major institutional chair of private equity body

Thu, 22 Jun 2017By

Marta Jankovic says her appointment sends strong signal 

Shanghai at night

China A-shares added to MSCI indices for first time

Wed, 21 Jun 2017By

222 new stocks permitted to emerging market and all-countries benchmarks

Museum of Art History, Vienna

Institutional investors expect ‘lower forever’ bond yields

Thu, 15 Jun 2017By

Yields will remain low – but even a small upturn can hurt institutions, conference hears

EIOPA flag tower (crop)

EIOPA IORP stress test to consider financial stability 'repercussions'

Thu, 18 May 2017By

German pensions trade body aba has already strongly criticised EIOPA’s plans for the 2017 stress test 

Mario Draghi, ECB president

ECB: Pension funds will ultimately benefit from low interest rates

Thu, 11 May 2017By ,

‘Low interest rates necessary for economic recovery and employment,’ argues ECB chief

All Markets

Government bonds: Euro-zone risks remain

June 2017 (Magazine)By

Economic growth prospects in the euro-zone look brighter but political uncertainties are a cause for concern

Gilts still retain some lustre

June 2017 (Magazine)By

Even when offering negative real returns, Gilts are generating interest as a risk-free asset

US Treasuries: Dampener on Trump’s promises

June 2017 (Magazine)By

The Trump administration seems to be moving away from the president’s radical campaign rhetoric

Investing In Private Equity: Concerns in a hot market

May 2017 (Magazine)

Joseph Mariathasan finds that high valuations in the private equity market means it can be an easier decision to sell than to buy

Venture Capital: Handle with care

May 2017 (Magazine)

Venture capital is becoming more popular with investors but picking the right firms might not be easy, finds Joseph Mariathasan

Sovereigns look for private boost

May 2017 (Magazine)By

Joseph Mariathasan says the long-term goals of sovereign wealth funds mean they can tap the potential of private markets

election candidates from left geert wilders frauke petry and marine le pen

Investing In European Equities: Worrying times

April 2017 (Magazine)By

Political uncertainty in Europe poses dangers and offers  opportunities. Joseph Mariathasan investigates

All Investing in:

Convertibles: A fundamental shift

June 2017 (Magazine)By Christopher O’Dea

Convertibles are gradually being recognised as an asset class in their own right

Mononationals: Case for foreign domestics

June 2017 (Magazine)By

An unexpected consequence of globalisation is that it may be more beneficial to invest in firms that are predominantly national

Discount Rates: An exercise of judgement

May 2017 (Magazine)By

A pension fund sponsor in Ecuador has raised an important point about IAS 19 discount rates, reports Stephen Bouvier

Insolvency Insurance: Behind the promise

May 2017 (Magazine)

Insolvency insurance stands behind German and Swedish book-reserve pensions, but the concept has not really caught on elsewhere

Global Economy: Is growth optimism justified?

May 2017 (Magazine)By

Daniel Ben-Ami finds that while there are signs that the global economy might be bouncing back, doubts are being raised by the weakness of the recovery

All Briefings

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