Vervoer’s gain is the best of the large schemes to have reported so far
Philips scheme and KLM’s cabin staff pension fund record double-figure returns despite difficult Q4
Hymans Robertson says changes in cash-flow position have passed many trustees by
BVK says equities plus EM bonds and commodities drove ‘good performance’
Funding improves significantly thanks to rising interest rates
Rebounding equity markets over the third quarter bolstered year-to-date (YTD) returns at many European pension funds, particularly in the Nordic region.
Fund managers might do better to focus on generating excess return in credit markets than selecting outperforming stocks
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”Asset managers are from Mars, asset owners are from Venus”
“The UK local government pension investment regulations are a step in the right direction”
“Successful managers are hard to find but those that do exist generally share some common characteristics”
The pensions world is constantly changing. In the UK, more DC savers, coupled with recently introduced flexibility of access, will increase the levels of risk and complexity for many
Pension funds are not about politics, but their investment portfolios include political risk