Willis Towers Watson funded ratio index up to 96.8%, while Credit Suisse returns index reaches all-time high
Pension funds for cantons of Basel, Geneva lower pension promises for future retirees
Civil service scheme cites economic prospects indicating structural lower interest rates and returns
Quantitative easing, Brexit and corporate bond yields all contribute to combined shortfall
Dutch airline’s schemes report quarterly results of up to 3.5%
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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“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
“It is time the authorities addressed the serious side effects of monetary policy on UK pensions”