Professional Pensions | 29 Jan 2015 | 13:18 |
London CIV’s Hugh Grover tells PP why he does not recommend wholesale adoption of the model across the entire LGPS.
The Kent County Council Pension Fund has turned to star manager Neil Woodford to manage its £200m UK equity mandate after dropping his former employer Invesco Perpetual.
Professional Pensions | 19 Jan 2015 | 16:06 |
Cornwall Pension Fund has increased its allocation to hedge funds from 1% to 8% following a strategic review.
Professional Pensions | 16 Jan 2015 | 12:42 |
Given the significant decline in pension scheme funding levels experienced in recent times, the issue of protection against equity drawdown is becoming increasingly important. SSGA’s Howard Kearns looks at how options can help.
Professional Pensions | 14 Jan 2015 | 15:57 |
The Collective Investment Vehicle (CIV) Sectoral Joint Committee for London’s local government pension schemes (LGPS) has elected Mark Boleat as chairman.
Professional Pensions | 19 Dec 2014 | 16:26 |
Stephanie Baxter speaks to Lothian Pension Fund – winner of Best Use of Alternatives Award at the Scheme of the Year Awards – about how it has reduced costs by investing directly in alternatives
Professional Pensions | 04 Dec 2014 | 16:42 |
University staff will meet senior board members of the Universities Superannuation Scheme (USS) today to urge it to consider their ethical views and drop investments such as tobacco.
Professional Pensions | 04 Dec 2014 | 13:07 |
The Pensions Trust talks to Natasha Browne about how it hammered out an attractively priced inflation-linked fund for its DB scheme
Professional Pensions | 07 Nov 2014 | 15:26 |
The Pensions Trust talks to Natasha Browne about how it hammered out an attractively-priced inflation-linked fund for its DB scheme.
Professional Pensions | 07 Nov 2014 | 14:13 |
The wholesale movement of scheme assets from equities to fixed interest ground to a halt last year according to data from the Pension Protection Fund (PPF).
Professional Pensions | 30 Oct 2014 | 12:33 |
Members of the Universities Superannuation Scheme (USS) are campaigning for the fund’s investment policy to reflect their ethical views.
Professional Pensions | 22 Oct 2014 | 13:29 |
The expected explosion in transfer requests from defined benefit (DB) to defined contribution (DC) schemes has not materialised according to a number of consultancies in the industry.
Professional Pensions | 14 Oct 2014 | 09:15 |
More than half of trustees (56%) believe current governance structures prevent them from quickly taking advantage of market conditions to improve their funding level, according to research.
Professional Pensions | 23 Jul 2013 | 11:45 |
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