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KLM airline scheme nets 10% gain in 2016

KLM schemes boost funding through 2017 returns, rate rises

Thu, 3 Aug 2017By

Transport scheme Vervoer and multi-sector PGB also improved their coverage ratios

Pounds sterling

USS returns, cost saving overshadowed by deficit increase

Tue, 1 Aug 2017By

UK’s biggest pension scheme adds 20% and shaves 7bps off investment costs

IMF recommends more supervisory powers for DNB

Largest Dutch schemes fail to generate quarterly returns

Thu, 20 Jul 2017By

Biggest five funds relied on rising interest rates to improve funding as investment returns stall

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ABN Amro scheme credits leverage for 12% return

Fri, 7 Jul 2017By

Dutch bank’s pension fund increased return-seeking portfolio during 2016

City of London

UK lifeboat fund boosts reserves as claims fall

Fri, 7 Jul 2017By

BHS settlement helped reduce claims on the Pension Protection Fund

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Pension Fund Performance: Third-quarter results: equities lead the way

December 2016 (Magazine)By IPE Staff

Rebounding equity markets over the third quarter bolstered year-to-date (YTD) returns at many European pension funds, particularly in the Nordic region.

US Equities: Beating the S&P

July / August 2016 (Magazine)By

Fund managers might do better to focus on generating excess return in credit markets than selecting outperforming stocks

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Guest viewpoint: Stefan Lundbergh & Kerrin Rosenberg, Cardano

July / August 2017 (Magazine)By ,

“At present, UK trustees do not have the right governance framework in place to be effective or accountable” 

Guest Viewpoint: Avida International

June 2017 (Magazine)

“Fiduciary management has turned into a sophisticated exercise of managing increasingly complex investment value chains” 

Guest viewpoint: Francesco Briganti, EBWI Employee Benefits and Welfare Institute

May 2017 (Magazine)

It is widely known that EIOPA is studying the possibility of a new EU legal framework for a pan-European occupational defined contribution pension regime

Guest Viewpoint: Philip Shier - Society of Actuaries in Ireland

April 2017 (Magazine)

One of the objectives of the European Commission in the revision of the IORP Directive was to enhance the information provided to prospective members, members and beneficiaries of IORPs

Guest Viewpoint: Rory Murphy - Merchant Navy Officers Pension Fund

March 2017 (Magazine)

Pensions are by their nature long-term and this can often lead to an acceptance of inertia because “this is how we have always done it”. But in today’s world this is no longer good enough

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