Professional Pensions | 12 Mar 2014 | 17:27 |
Blackrock has named Simon Pardoe as head of proposition to its defined contribution (DC) team in a bid to develop bundled and investment-only workplace services.
Former Blackrock managing director Gary Smith has joined Capita Employee Benefits as head of defined contribution (DC) consulting with immediate effect.
Professional Pensions | 10 Mar 2014 | 11:41 |
Blackrock chief executive officer (CEO) Larry Fink has said many schemes are not counting the cost of longevity which could have a detrimental impact on their liabilities.
Professional Pensions | 06 Mar 2014 | 09:57 |
The Pensions Trust has appointed BlackRock to manage a £100m fiduciary management mandate for inflation-linked alternative investments.
Professional Pensions | 13 Feb 2014 | 11:11 |
Last week, the Office for National Statistics (ONS) announced that the consumer prices index (CPI) had fallen back to the Bank of England’s (BoE) 2% target in December.
Professional Pensions | 23 Jan 2014 | 07:00 |
The big question investors are asking is when the US and UK central banks will put a stop to quantitative easing (QE).
Professional Pensions | 28 Nov 2013 | 07:00 |
Assets under management (AUM) at the world’s top 500 managers increased by $5.2trn (£3.2trn) over the course of 2012, research from Towers Watson shows.
Professional Pensions | 11 Nov 2013 | 12:39 |
It’s time to be cautiously optimistic about the health of the UK economy: there are a growing number of signs the nation is on the cusp of a recovery.
Professional Pensions | 04 Nov 2013 | 11:16 |
Some 50% of people surveyed by asset manager BlackRock say they are unwilling to take any risks with their money, leading to high allocations in cash.
Professional Pensions | 29 Oct 2013 | 13:01 |
BlackRock has launched a new multi-asset strategy aiming to provide cash outperformance of 6% as competition heats up in the diversified growth fund (DGF) market.
Professional Pensions | 19 Sep 2013 | 13:10 |
Capita Group has dropped BlackRock’s Japanese and European equity funds for its defined contribution (DC) trust scheme after a “loss of confidence” in the manager’s investment process.
Professional Pensions | 25 Jul 2013 | 10:49 |
BlackRock’s institutional assets under management (AUM) hit US$2.5trn (£1.65trn) despite net outflows in its active and index funds, its latest results show.
Professional Pensions | 18 Jul 2013 | 13:31 |
The value of the market for liability driven investment (LDI) has risen 11% over 2012 led by the growth in inflation hedging, a KPMG report finds.
Professional Pensions | 17 Jun 2013 | 12:23 |
Updating your subscription status
The finalists for this year's UK Pensions Awards have been unveiled. The winners of the industry's most prestigious accolades will be announced at a gala dinner at London's Grosvenor House Hotel on 1 May 2014.
The best of our readers' ideas on how to structure defined ambition pensions
Shedding light on the key challenges, the Aon Hewitt guide helps you identify what you are trying to achieve for your DC members and deliver a positive impact on their outcomes. The guide examines the current situation and existing challenges, and suggests potential solutions, with clear action points for employers and trustees.
John Brown, Senior VP and Head of Global Client Development at INTECH Investment Management discusses whether or not ‘Smart Beta' is genuinely smart, and if it is really beta.
£22,000 - £28,000pa depending on experience
£dependent on experience and qualifications
Up to £40,000 p.a. plus benefits
30 Apr 2014
01 May 2014
Send to a friend