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Italy: Offering an alternative

July / August 2017 (Magazine)By

Italian pension fund portfolios tend to be less diversified and domestically focused than other European institutional investors. This looks set to change with a turn towards alternatives

ESG makes headway

July / August 2017 (Magazine)By

ESG strategies are becoming more common among Italian pension funds

Regulation: Focus on access and tax

July / August 2017 (Magazine)By

Regulatory activity continues, with an emphasis on flexible access to savings and tax advantages

Case Study: Pegaso diversifies

July / August 2017 (Magazine)By

As Pegaso reviews its asset allocation, increased diversification and alternative investments are key topics of discussion

italy pensions asset allocation

COVIP: Plenty more work to do

July / August 2017 (Magazine)By

Italy’s second-pillar pension system is growing and strengthening, but several areas of concerns remain

Governance: a work in progress

July / August 2017 (Magazine)By

A recent episode involving major Italian pension funds shows how pension fund governance in Italy is still under the spotlight

Bail-in regulations: Questions on rules

July / August 2017 (Magazine)By Maria Teresa Cometto

First-pillar pension funds for white-collar workers are being treated differently when it comes to protection from bank insolvency

Pensions in Italy - Auto enrolment all’italiana

Pensions In Italy: Auto enrolment all’italiana

July / August 2016 (Magazine)By

A number of Italian pension funds have implemented automatic enrolment. Is this the answer to Italy’s low coverage problem? Carlo Svaluto Moreolo investigates

Pensions In Italy: New alternatives exist

July / August 2016 (Magazine)By

Most Italian pension funds are new to alternative investment. However, the wind is changing, with several pension funds making the first significant allocations, writes Carlo Svaluto Moreolo

Pensions In Italy: An alternative approach

July / August 2016 (Magazine)By

Despite shifting and ambiguous regulation, a growing number of pension funds are increasing diversification by making larger allocations to alternative asset classes, writes Silvio Bencini

Pensions In Italy: Saving the banking system

July / August 2016 (Magazine)By Maria Teresa Cometto

Italian pension funds are evaluating investment in Fondo Atlante, the banking sector rescue fund. But there are potentially more attractive alternatives, writes Maria Teresa Cometto

Casse di Previdenza: First pillar left out to dry

July / August 2016 (Magazine)By

The proposed new asset allocation framework for Italy’s first-pillar funds contains several controversial measures

All Italy

Altare della Patria, Rome

Italy’s pensions regulator eases path for ‘direct’ fund investments

Mon, 19 Feb 2018By

Fondi negoziali no longer need full stakeholder approval to invest without an intermediary

Spain

Spanish, Italian companies weighed down by UK pension deficits

Tue, 9 Jan 2018By

Barnett Waddingham warns of “pronounced” pensions impact for companies with UK subsidiaries

Hurricane from space

ESG roundup: UK pension fund body warns members on climate risk

Wed, 6 Dec 2017By

Plus: Southern Europeans lauch investor network, UK government backs social impact, green finance

Italian parliament

Italy considers unwinding ‘Fornero’ law’s state pension age rise

Mon, 4 Dec 2017By

Pension age changes would mean ‘irresponsible’ rise in national expenditure, warns economist

Milan Italy

Italy roundup: Industry schemes back direct lending fund

Fri, 7 Jul 2017By

Byblos, Alifond, Prevedi, Fondo Pensione Quadri e Capi Fiat, INPGI

Calculator

IPE 360: Financial literacy can lower political cost of pension reform

Fri, 23 Jun 2017By

Ex-Italian labour minister says financial literacy is key to successful pension reform 

London eye

Mandate roundup: NEST makes 'strategic' high yield bond move

Thu, 18 May 2017By IPE Staff

Also: Italy’s Fondo Pensione PRIAMO hires BNP Paribas for custody services

Reflection ESG tree

ESG integration helps returns, volatility: State Street survey

Thu, 4 May 2017By Frank van Alphen

80% of institutional investors were satisfied or very satisfied with returns from ESG-tilted allocations

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