Professional Pensions | 11 May 2015 | 13:25 |
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.
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 |
Natasha Browne asks why UK pension funds tend to lose out to international rivals on big infrastructure investments
Professional Pensions | 23 Mar 2015 | 11:17
Illiquid assets such as infrastructure present a big opportunity for schemes to make significant returns, according to Man Group chief executive Manny Roman.
Professional Pensions | 12 Mar 2015 | 12:46 |
Tesco's pension scheme has invested in the Pensions Infrastructure Platform (PIP) to create better value for its members.
Professional Pensions | 12 Mar 2015 | 10:12 |
As the Pensions Infrastructure Platform reaches its first anniversary Stephanie Baxter finds a mixture of scepticism and optimism.
Professional Pensions | 09 Mar 2015 | 09:00 |
The Pensions Infrastructure Platform (PIP) has embarked on a hiring process to establish its investment team, according to chief executive officer Mike Weston.
Professional Pensions | 25 Feb 2015 | 12:52 |
Investors are moving into assets which have a higher fixed yield than a government bond according to Legal and General Investment Management (LGIM) economist James Carrick.
Professional Pensions | 05 Feb 2015 | 12:21 |
The local government pension schemes (LGPS) for Greater Manchester and London are already eyeing up infrastructure opportunities for their £500m joint venture.
Professional Pensions | 27 Jan 2015 | 12:53 |
The Greater Manchester Pension Fund (GMPF) and the London Pensions Fund Authority (LPFA) have joined forces to invest up to £500m in infrastructure.
Professional Pensions | 22 Jan 2015 | 11:54 |
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 |
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