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Stock market returns

Quarterly results boost funding for largest Dutch schemes

Fri, 20 Oct 2017By

Pension funds report quarterly returns of up to 1.9% and year-to-date results of up to 3.9%

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Brussels lobby group urges EU over fee transparency

Fri, 13 Oct 2017By

Better Finance issues latest version of analysis previously criticised by PensionsEurope


Higher cost strategies outperform for Swiss Pensionskassen

Wed, 27 Sep 2017By

Complementa study indicates simple, cheap approaches are not always successful

Porto, Portugal

Euro appreciation depresses Portuguese pension returns in Q2

Mon, 25 Sep 2017By

Schemes returned an average 0.2% between April and June, according to Willis Towers Watson

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Low-cost, passively run funds outperformed in 2016: researchers

Mon, 25 Sep 2017By

TPRA argued that active management didn’t result in consistent outperformance

House fronts, Copenhagen, Denmark

Industriens 3.7% H1 return propelled by domestic shares

Thu, 21 Sep 2017By

Pension fund expects DKK150m tax gain after legal ruling on foreign investment tax

Museum of Art History, Vienna

Funded pensions must prop up first pillar as wages stagnate: Rürup

Wed, 20 Sep 2017By

German pensions expert warns against either/or approach to pay-as-you-go and funded systems

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France's ERAFP eyes housing deals for civil servant members

Tue, 19 Sep 2017By

€28bn pension scheme wants its hospital and regional authority sector members to benefit from innovative arrangement

Netherlands View

ANWB scheme boosts equity, divests put options

Fri, 15 Sep 2017By

Increase equity allocation at the expense of discretionary matching portfolio

Copenhagen skyline

ATP ramps up risk level in first half, posts 14.6% return

Wed, 30 Aug 2017By

Denmark’s biggest pension fund posts highest half-year return in five years

Nyhavn in Copenhagen, Denmark

​PensionDanmark books court-win tax refund of DKK218m

Wed, 30 Aug 2017By

Fund receives twice as much as the minimum expected from tax authorities after legal victory

ING's headquarters in Amsterdam, the Netherlands

ING scheme's matching portfolio drives outperformance in 2016

Tue, 29 Aug 2017By

ING Pensioenfonds returns 10.2%, outperforming benchmark by 2 percentage points

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On The Record: What is your equity strategy?

October 2017 (Magazine)By

Solidarietà Veneto, Pensioenfonds TNO and Nationwide Pension Fund share details about their equity exposure 

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How We Run Our Money: Joachim Schwind & Andreas Hilka

October 2017 (Magazine)

Joachim Schwind and Andreas Hilka, veterans of the German pension industry, tell Carlo Svaluto Moreolo how the country’s pension reform will change pension fund management

Strategically Speaking: Robeco

October 2017 (Magazine)By

Only a few weeks after the 1929 Wall Street crash, a group of seven Rotterdam businessmen set up the Rotterdamsch Beleggings Consortium, later shortened to Robeco

On the Record: How important is a pension fund’s reputation?

September 2017 (Magazine)By

Three pension funds – ÄVWL, Ilmarinen and Pensioenfonds PGB – talk about the importance of reputation and trust

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How We Run Our Money: HSBC UK Pension Scheme

September 2017 (Magazine)By

Mark Thompson, CIO of HSBC’s UK pension scheme, tells Carlo Svaluto Moreolo about the scheme’s creative de-risking solutions and search for innovation in DC provision

Strategically Speaking: La Française

September 2017 (Magazine)

Can mid-sized asset management firms survive in today’s world?

On the Record: How do you do operational due diligence?

July / August 2017 (Magazine)By

Three pension funds - RPMI Railpen, Elo Mutual Pension Insurance Company and Blue Sky Group - discuss their approach to operational due diligence

How We Run Our Money: PREVIP

July / August 2017 (Magazine)By

Livio Raimondi, CIO of PREVIP, a €2.2bn multi-employer DC pension fund in Italy, talks about the fund’s growth aspirations

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