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Regulation

Theresa May, UK prime minister

PLSA calls for Brexit deal that supports UK pension funds

Wed, 18 Jan 2017By

‘On no account’ could pension funds support future with no EU access, industry group says

Donald Trump

Joseph Mariathasan: Trumping the loss of manufacturing in the US

Tue, 17 Jan 2017By

Joseph Mariathasan questions the chances of bringing back high-quality jobs by focusing on manufacturing

Mark Carney, chair, FSB

FSB proposals ‘positive’ for asset managers, investors, says Moody’s

Tue, 17 Jan 2017By

Policies on fund liquidity, leverage will produce good outcomes 

Stocks

FSB adds ‘reach for yield’ to pension fund vulnerability list

Fri, 13 Jan 2017By

Internal analysis, feedback from asset managers and others behind addition

middle bridge basel switzerland

FSB tweaks asset management plan, but G-SIFI thrust frustrates

Fri, 13 Jan 2017By

FSB makes some changes to policy recommendations, but industry ‘troubled’ it has not dropped systemic relevance work

European Parliament

UK ‘could ignore’ European share-ownership rules

Fri, 13 Jan 2017By

Timing of Shareholder Rights Directive clashes with Brexit timetable

The European Commission

LAPFF moves against EC with IFRS 9 'maladministration' claim

Thu, 12 Jan 2017By

Forum demands that Commission demonstrate it followed lawful procedure

Geiranger Fjord, Norway

Norwegian pension funds demand equality with insurers in solvency rules

Wed, 11 Jan 2017By

Draft treats infrastructure, mortgage-backed bonds more strictly for pension funds

All Regulation

On the Record: How do you ensure successful manager selection?

January 2017 (Magazine)By

Three pension funds - Sparinstitutens Pensionskassa, Grafton Group and Advocates Pension Fund - share their views on manager selection

stefan dunatov

How We Run Our Money: Coal Pension Trustees

January 2017 (Magazine)By

Stefan Dunatov, CIO of Coal Pension Trustees, tells Carlo Svaluto Moreolo about his vision for managing the UK coal industry’s legacy schemes

Strategically Speaking: Asset Management One

January 2017 (Magazine)By

With ¥52.75trn (€430bn) in assets under management, Asset Management One is perhaps the largest global asset manager that IPE readers have never heard of

On the Record: How will your asset allocation change?

December 2016 (Magazine)By

Three pension funds - CWPS, ERAFP and Stapi - discuss chnges to their asset allocation

Emilio Giorgi

How We Run Our Money: ENPAM

December 2016 (Magazine)By

Emilio Giorgi (pictured), chief risk officer at ENPAM, Italy’s largest private pension fund, talks to Carlo Svaluto Moreolo about its commitment to investing in projects that directly benefit its members

Strategically Speaking: Barings

December 2016 (Magazine)By

“An asset manager brand is very important. But, it is not the brand that defines people in the firm, it is the people who will define the brand.” That is the view of Tom Finke, CEO of Barings

On the Record: Are you rebuilding your emerging market portfolio?

November 2016 (Magazine)

Three pension funds - Ericsson pensionsstiftelse, Linde and Previp - discuss their emerging market exposure

How We Run Our Money: Unilever Dutch pension funds

How We Run Our Money: Unilever Dutch pension funds

November 2016 (Magazine)By

Rob Kragten, CEO, and Michael Kaal, director of finance and risk at the Unilever Dutch pension funds, tell Carlo Svaluto Moreolo about risk management and collective defined contribution

All Interviews

Pension Investing: Asset allocation to stay a relative value game

January 2017 (Magazine)By , Amin Rajan

In the second article in a new series, Pascal Blanque and Amin Rajan argue that quantitative easing will continue to distort asset prices for the foreseeable future despite the rise of populist politics

A macro demographic analysis of pensions investing

January 2017 (Magazine)

Amlan Roy argues for a broader understanding of the factors that drive pension fund risk and asset allocation

Accounting: Just ignore the FRC

November 2016 (Magazine)By

The UK government’s release of documents under the Freedom of Information Act has brought into question the Financial Reporting Council’s pronouncements on distributable profits. Stephen Bouvier explores the issue

US Pension Governance: Upgrading for the 21st century

September 2016 (Magazine)By Christopher O’Dea

US public pension scheme trustees are having to develop the expertise and structures to deal with increasingly complex operations and demands of the sector. Christopher O’Dea reports

All Briefings - Pensions

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