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Danish lighthouse

​Danish roundup: MP, Industriens, Sampension post weak 2018 returns

Mon, 14 Jan 2019By

Brexit, trade war and rising interest rates dragged markets down, says academics’ fund

Is there a bubble in European property?

​Investors ‘must research equity overlays’ as demand soars: Bfinance

Fri, 11 Jan 2019By

Asset owners began shift to explicit equity protection in 2018, but consultancy warns of complications

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ABP gains €700m from tobacco, nuclear arms divestment

Mon, 7 Jan 2019By Sameer van Alfen

Civil service scheme attributes profit to good timing of sales as equity markets rose over summer

Amsterdam

Equity slump increases chances of cuts at Dutch schemes

Thu, 3 Jan 2019By

Funding down by 4 percentage points to 104% on average in December, as UK also experiences declines

Almudena Cathedral, Madrid, Spain

Spanish pension funds eke out return despite volatility

Fri, 21 Dec 2018By

Occupational pension funds returned an average 0.7% for the 12 months to end-September

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belgium

Belgium: Focus on risk and returns

March 2018 (magazine)By

Pension funds face lower returns and greater regulatory pressures

Investment returns: Record year for equities boosts European pensions

March 2018 (magazine)By IPE Staff

In a year full of records for equity markets, European pension funds posted positive results – with most improving on their 2016 investment returns

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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sviatoslav rosov

Guest Viewpoint: Sviatoslav Rosov, CFA Institute

January 2019 (magazine)By

The statistics on public market participation by corporations over the past two decades make grim reading. The US had 14% fewer exchange-listed firms in 2012 than in 1975 

simon lewis

Guest viewpoint: Simon Lewis, AFME

December 2018 (magazine)

Europe’s capital markets are facing some of their toughest challenges since the global financial crisis 

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Guest Viewpoint: Jim Hawley and Jon Lukomnik

October 2018 (magazine)

It is fitting that we launched our ‘Purpose of Asset Management’ paper in London, not far from 221b Baker Street, the home of the famous fictional detective, Sherlock Holmes. 

amla n roy

Guest Viewpoint: Amlan Roy

July/August 2018 (magazine)By Amlan Roy

Incorporating changing behaviour and technological trends in retirement planning is essential

Guest Viewpoint: Fiona Stewart & Georg Inderst

June 2018 (magazine)By Fiona Stewart, Georg Inderst

“A growing body of research shows ESG factors are a material credit risk for fixed-income investors”

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