Professional Pensions | 20 Apr 2016 | 13:41 |
BlackRock has been chosen to run nearly £2.8bn of passive assets by the eight Local Government Pension Schemes (LGPS) known collectively as the Welsh Funds.
With most of the first IGC reports published, Michael Klimes evaluates the key developments so far
Professional Pensions | 13 Apr 2016 | 12:32 |
Professional Pensions asked ten of the leading UK fiduciary management firms questions about key skillsets, performance measurement standards and challenges for the year ahead. This is what they said…
Professional Pensions | 23 Mar 2016 | 15:05
Incoming European regulation is set to increase the cost of LDI strategies. Charlotte Moore looks at how gilt repos and other strategies can reduce the change’s impact
Professional Pensions | 10 Mar 2016 | 16:14 |
Total funding levels of defined benefit (DB) schemes in the Pension Protection Fund (PPF) 7800 have continued to fall against a backdrop of market volatility and falling gilt yields.
Professional Pensions | 08 Mar 2016 | 12:55 |
Volatility has risen ahead of the EU referendum with markets already reeling from a deflationary scare driven by the oil price fall. Kristian Brunt-Seymour finds schemes must take action now to mitigate their risk exposures.
Professional Pensions | 07 Mar 2016 | 12:26 |
There would be little to gain from Britain leaving the EU, according to a paper from BlackRock Investment Institute (BII).
Professional Pensions | 03 Mar 2016 | 12:23 |
Paul Farrell has been made head of UK institutional at JPMorgan Asset Management (JPMAM), replacing John Stainsby who stepped down in May 2015.
Professional Pensions | 10 Feb 2016 | 12:13 |
Total deficits of defined benefit (DB) schemes in the Pension Protection Fund (PPF) 7800 increased by more than a third over last month against a backdrop of falling gilt yields.
Professional Pensions | 09 Feb 2016 | 13:51 |
As research reveals that private sector DB schemes have more than £1trn of unhedged interest rate exposure, Kristian Brunt-Seymour asks if it is a big problem and how it can be addressed.
Professional Pensions | 19 Jan 2016 | 08:00 |
BlackRock has reorganised its senior management team as it unifies its active equity strategies, globalises its fixed income business and creates a real assets group.
Professional Pensions | 13 Jan 2016 | 14:57 |
John Dewey has been made head of investment strategy by Aviva Investors.
Professional Pensions | 11 Jan 2016 | 13:12 |
Defined benefit pension schemes should be braced for a year of low funding ratios, weaker returns, and more volatility against an uncertain economic backdrop, according to BlackRock.
Professional Pensions | 03 Dec 2015 | 13:08 |
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