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Pensions In France: Why make it simple?

May 2017 (Magazine)By

French pension schemes are up in arms over plans for a decree they say imposes harmful constraints on how they manage their assets. Susanna Rust reports

Asset Allocation: A diversification call

May 2017 (Magazine)By

Gail Moss writes that French pension providers are looking to diversify their asset allocation to counter political and economic uncertainty

Ircantec raises risk profile

May 2017 (Magazine)By

Appointing an overlay manager is the corollary of a new strategic asset allocation at the €9.8bn French public sector scheme. Susanna Rust reports

Pensions In France: Change of tack on pensions

May 2016 (Magazine)By

French supplementary pension funds are to be freed from the capital requirements of Solvency II and brought under the IORP regime, writes Susanna Rust

PERCO brews a success

May 2016 (Magazine)By

A new law aims to make collective retirement savings plans more attractive, writes Susanna Rust

Energy Transition: TEEed up for change

May 2016 (Magazine)By

A new law has forced climate change onto institutional investors’ agenda, says Susanna Rust

SME Lending: Finance funds for business

May 2016 (Magazine)By Gilles Pouzin

Gilles Pouzin writes about the creation of a new fund designed to see institutional assets converted into loans for small French enterprises

France's first-pillar pensions: Embracing the last resort

May 2016 (Magazine)By Gilles Pouzin

Agirc, the second-pillar pension scheme for private sector executives is planning to merge with the employees’ scheme, Arrco

Asset Allocation: Start of a new era

May 2016 (Magazine)

INDEFI Market Research’s latest annual research on the French institutional market confirms the emergence of key trends for European asset management

Pension In France

France's Agirc-Arrco: Reform of last resort

May 2015 (Magazine)By Gilles Pouzin

French public finance magistrates have stressed the urgency of reforms to France’s main private sector supplementary regime, Agirc-Arrco

Agirc-Arrco: Opening closed shops

May 2015 (Magazine)By Gilles Pouzin

Restructuring France’s supplementary pension schemes will see greater centralised management and the increased use of passive strategies

Asset Allocation: Autres temps, autres mœurs

May 2015 (Magazine)By

France’s institutional investors, like most across Europe, are struggling to adapt to the low-interest environment

All France

Monetary policy and currency wars index

Asset management roundup: ERAFP awards €2bn currency mandate

Thu, 19 Apr 2018By Hugo Greenhalgh,

Also: JP Morgan and BlackRock partner for ESG indices; Amundi launches leveraged loan fund

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Joseph Mariathasan: Why a Danish inn suggests a post-Brexit trade problem

Wed, 18 Apr 2018By

The restoration of Danish links with India suggest post-Brexit trade deals for the UK will not be straightforward

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The European asset owners aiming to make an ‘impact’

Wed, 11 Apr 2018By

Various investors are prepping or considering impact-oriented investments

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Asset management roundup: DWS integrates UN SDGs

Tue, 10 Apr 2018By IPE Staff

Plus: Trade body links with careers group for diversity push; La Banque Postale’s SRI pledge; more managers sign LGPS code

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French central bank formalises responsible investment stance

Wed, 4 Apr 2018By

Responsible investment charter reflects and ‘amplifies’ ongoing practice for €20bn portfolio

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Asset management roundup: FCA to scrutinise Aviva over preference shares

Wed, 28 Mar 2018By Hugo Greenhalgh,

Also: Metzler sets up dedicated pensions arm; La Française acquires Inflection Point; Schroders opens fintech incubator

PFZW takes stake in green bonds

Alecta, ERAFP among backers of $1.4bn EM green bond fund

Mon, 19 Mar 2018By

IFC and Amundi launch fund to coax developing market companies into green bond issuance

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French private sector pension scheme deficit falls to €1.2bn

Fri, 16 Mar 2018By

Invested reserves generated returns of €1.5bn

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