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Theresa May, UK prime minister

PLSA calls for Brexit deal that supports UK pension funds

Wed, 18 Jan 2017By

‘On no account’ could pension funds support future with no EU access, industry group says

Donald Trump

Joseph Mariathasan: Trumping the loss of manufacturing in the US

Tue, 17 Jan 2017By

Joseph Mariathasan questions the chances of bringing back high-quality jobs by focusing on manufacturing

Mark Carney, chair, FSB

FSB proposals ‘positive’ for asset managers, investors, says Moody’s

Tue, 17 Jan 2017By

Policies on fund liquidity, leverage will produce good outcomes 

Stocks

FSB adds ‘reach for yield’ to pension fund vulnerability list

Fri, 13 Jan 2017By

Internal analysis, feedback from asset managers and others behind addition

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FSB tweaks asset management plan, but G-SIFI thrust frustrates

Fri, 13 Jan 2017By

FSB makes some changes to policy recommendations, but industry ‘troubled’ it has not dropped systemic relevance work

European Parliament

UK ‘could ignore’ European share-ownership rules

Fri, 13 Jan 2017By

Timing of Shareholder Rights Directive clashes with Brexit timetable

The European Commission

LAPFF moves against EC with IFRS 9 'maladministration' claim

Thu, 12 Jan 2017By

Forum demands that Commission demonstrate it followed lawful procedure

Geiranger Fjord, Norway

Norwegian pension funds demand equality with insurers in solvency rules

Wed, 11 Jan 2017By

Draft treats infrastructure, mortgage-backed bonds more strictly for pension funds

The European Commission, Brussels

Asset managers 'could push back on reform' due to Brexit

Wed, 11 Jan 2017By

Think-tank says firms could lobby for deregulation to ease transition to life outside EU

Red light

​Red light for proposed changes to Sweden’s traffic-light system

Tue, 10 Jan 2017By

FSA drops plans to change model for insurance companies, pension funds

London phonebox

UK roundup: TPR, People's Pension, PwC, Aon Hewitt

Mon, 9 Jan 2017By

Regulator enforces new powers for first time, while small businesses are said to support auto-enrolment

Gabriel Bernardino

EIOPA chairman calls for debate on past pensions promises

Fri, 6 Jan 2017By IPE Staff

‘Risks won’t disappear by ignoring the issue’, warns Gabriel Bernardino

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Stocks

FSB adds ‘reach for yield’ to pension fund vulnerability list

Fri, 13 Jan 2017By

Internal analysis, feedback from asset managers and others behind addition

The European Commission

LAPFF moves against EC with IFRS 9 'maladministration' claim

Thu, 12 Jan 2017By

Forum demands that Commission demonstrate it followed lawful procedure

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More Swiss pension funds making cuts affecting future benefits

Thu, 12 Jan 2017By ,

Pension funds for cantons of Basel, Geneva lower pension promises for future retirees 

Costs really matter

January 2017 (Magazine)By

A slow but steady evolution in best practice on cost disclosure and reporting is changing the way pension funds think about the asset management industry as well as the way they structure their internal resources. 

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