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Pensions in France

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

Asset Allocation: A growth story revisited

May 2015 (Magazine)

Richard Bruyère presents the results of Indefi’s fourteenth annual research report analysing institutional investment trends in France

France's Novi fund targets liquidity

May 2015 (Magazine)By Gilles Pouzin

Gilles Pouzin outlines the concept behind the Novi fund, the latest institutional investment vehicle offering equity and loans to smaller French enterprises

Amundi & EDF: Adopting a dual approach

May 2015 (Magazine)

Amundi and EDF have combined forces with the announcement of a new asset management company

All France

Paris at sunset

French private sector schemes cut deficit with €2bn investment gain

Fri, 24 Mar 2017By

Pension reserve funds due to merge in bid to tackle funding deficit

Paris sunset

ESG roundup: French association addresses presidential candidates

Tue, 21 Mar 2017By

Plus: Responsible investing becoming more important for alternative investment management

Bullets, weapons, munition

ESG round-up: Swiss association recommends arms company exclusions

Fri, 17 Mar 2017By

Plus: AMP Capital decides divestments under new ethical framework, Ircantec coal exit update, PRI proxy voting declaration system

Dutch Parliament buildings in the Hague, the Netherlands

Fund managers relieved as Rutte triumphs in Dutch elections

Thu, 16 Mar 2017By

Netherlands expected to get a centre-right government coalition, but negotiations likely to be drawn out

Arc de Triomphe, Paris

France's FRR nets 5% gain through EM, high yield, equity

Fri, 3 Mar 2017By

Pension reserve fund’s return-seeking portfolio returns 8.2%, hedging portfolio 3.1%

Paris at sunset

FRR invites bids for ‘new generation’ cash flow matching mandates

Mon, 27 Feb 2017By

New mandates to replace those put in place for LDI strategy after 2010 pensions reform 


France's Ircantec slashes govvie target in strategy overhaul

Mon, 20 Feb 2017By

New strategic asset allocation from December places more weight on equities, credit, real assets 

Paris, France

Major European investors back France green bond ‘milestone’

Wed, 25 Jan 2017By ,

Dutch pension managers buy €967m, while ERAFP and Ircantec join big French crowd

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