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

Paris, France

Amundi set to win contest for Pioneer Investments

Mon, 5 Dec 2016By

UniCredit enters ‘exclusive’ talks with French asset manager

Rome, Italy

Italian banks under pressure following referendum result

Mon, 5 Dec 2016By

Prime minister’s resignation could hamper recapitalisation efforts, hurt economic growth, fund managers warn

Milan, Italy

Amundi acquires Pioneer, seeks to grow European distribution

December 2016 (Online)By

Deal includes distribution agreement with UniCredit covering three major European markets


Outlook 2017: Political focus - Europe

December 2016 (Magazine)By ,

Geopolitical tensions look set to be felt across Europe in 2017. Daniel Ben-Ami and Carlo Svaluto Moreolo outline some of the most important

Milan, Italy

UniCredit confirms bids received for Pioneer Investments

Fri, 11 Nov 2016By

Poste Italiane presents bid with CDP, Anima

Paris sunset

Amundi confirms interest in buying Pioneer from UniCredit

Wed, 19 Oct 2016By

French asset manager denies €4bn valuation of acquisition target


Italy's Cometa awards €8.3bn of mandates to group of managers

Mon, 3 Oct 2016By

Pension fund awards tenders announced earlier this spring

Italy: The Atlante 2 impasse

September 2016 (Magazine)By

A series of forthright announcements from Italy’s professional sector pension funds might have disappointed government hopes for money to prop up ailing banks but have served to reassert the sector’s commitment to fiduciary duty

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