COOKIES: We use cookies to give you the best experience on our website. You can see our cookie policy here. Please click agree to remove this message.


Pensions in Italy

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

Pensions In Italy: Regulation - A system in flux

July / August 2016 (Magazine)By

Changing regulation on fiscal and investment matters never ceases to be a challenge for pension funds

Italy's Second-Pillar: Pension fund competition

July / August 2015 (Magazine)By

A close look at Italian second-pillar pension funds reveals structural imbalances and growing risks. For the many employees without a supplementary pension it is hard to decide what to do

Interview: Elsa Fornero - Easing Italy’s pain

July / August 2015 (Magazine)By

Elsa Fornero explains how the pension reforms she introduced while in government brought Italy back from the brink of financial collapse

Regulation: Frustration paramount

July / August 2015 (Magazine)By

Italy’s pension system is in the midst of a reform process that started 20 years ago

Francesco Briganti

Italy's pension reform must foster equality

July / August 2015 (Magazine)By Francesco Briganti

The Italian government needs to implement equitable pension reform measures if it is to avoid tension between the generations

Asset Allocation: Emerging hopes

July / August 2015 (Magazine)By

Rachel Fixsen looks at the lifting of investment restrictions and their effect on the asset allocation strategies of Italian pension funds

Politics: The land of perpetual reform

July / August 2015 (Magazine)By Maria Teresa Cometto

Maria Teresa Cometto looks at the recent changes to the Italian pension system and asks what has been achieved as politicians pander to popular opinion seeking to reverse key reforms

All Italy


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 

Italy: The EU’s next existential threat?

June 2017 (Magazine)By

Italy’s political system has shifted since the early 1990s from one based on traditional parties to an emphasis on personality-based politics

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

Milan Italy

Trio of Italian pension funds in €1.8bn merger

Wed, 22 Feb 2017By

New fund will be country’s fifth largest by membership

Amsterdam at night

Aon Hewitt Netherlands to refocus on fiduciary management

Wed, 22 Feb 2017By

Consultancy is also weighing up options for its administration business


Mandate roundup: Foncer, Epap, Enpapi, PKH, Nottinghamshire

Fri, 17 Feb 2017By

Italian pension funds have issued searches for balanced and fixed income managers

Milan Italy

Auto-enrolment helps increase Italian pension membership

Wed, 15 Feb 2017By

Regulator Covip reveals double-digit growth in assets for some forms of provision

All Italy News


Your first step in manager selection...

IPE Quest is a manager search facility that connects institutional investors and asset managers.

Begin Your Search Here