Professional Pensions | 05 Oct 2015 | 13:23
The Local Government Pension Scheme’s (LGPS) 89 funds will be pooled into six British wealth funds to invest billions in infrastructure, the Chancellor has revealed.
The Pensions Infrastructure Platform (PiP) has confirmed its involvement in the Thames Tideway Tunnel project after securing over £370m of investment commitments from UK pension schemes.
Professional Pensions | 11 Sep 2015 | 12:09 |
Professional Pensions asks a panel of experts for their view on whether infrastructure can meet pension schemes' needs for long dated assets.
Professional Pensions | 16 Jul 2015 | 18:05 | |
The European Insurance and Occupational Pensions Authority (EIOPA) has opened a consultation on how to create a single market for personal pension products across the continent.
Professional Pensions | 07 Jul 2015 | 13:32 |
Pension schemes have invested in fossil fuels for many years but Eoin Fahy believes now might be the time to look at alternatives
Professional Pensions | 23 Jun 2015 | 17:15 |
The Pensions Infrastructure Platform (PIP) has announced its solar photovoltaics (PV) fund has reached its first close with £131m commitments from four UK schemes.
Professional Pensions | 17 Jun 2015 | 11:52 |
Pension funds around the globe are joining forces to invest in illiquid assets while cutting out the middleman, writes Stephanie Baxter
Professional Pensions | 16 Jun 2015 | 08:00 |
The pensions industry believes it is right for the Financial Conduct Authority to make specialists scrutinise transfers.
Professional Pensions | 11 Jun 2015 | 11:36 |
The Railways Pension Scheme will look to partner with other pension funds as it seeks the best ways to increase its exposure to illiquid assets.
Professional Pensions | 08 Jun 2015 | 12:34 |
The UK’s first sterling bond linked to the Consumer Price Index (CPI) has been issued to help finance the building of a tube link in London.
Professional Pensions | 11 May 2015 | 13:25 |
Alternative investments can be a good fit for DC but the 0.75% charge cap makes it difficult for schemes to diversify into them. Stephanie Baxter looks at what trustees can do.
Professional Pensions | 24 Apr 2015 | 15:13 |
The Canadian Pension Plan Investment Board (CPPIB) and Hermes Infrastructure have agreed to acquire a stake in Associated British Ports (ABP) for around £1.6bn.
Professional Pensions | 31 Mar 2015 | 12:34 |
The government needs to stop bashing local government pension schemes and adopt a more encouraging and positive approach, according to Smith Institute director Paul Hackett.
Professional Pensions | 25 Mar 2015 | 12:49 |
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