Planned changes to the Local Government Pension Scheme (LGPS) investment regulations are akin to dictatorship, a Labour shadow minister has said.
Recent research from Cerulli Associates shows improving the quality of DC default funds is a major priority for the industry across Europe. Helen Morrissey looks at how this might be done.
Benchmark 10-year gilt yields passed 1% yesterday for the first time since June's referendum, as overseas investors continued to shed sterling assets over fears of a 'hard' Brexit.
Kevin Wesbroom looks at the issues the industry faces around liabilities
The Pensions Insurance Corporation (PIC) has invested in a £100m infrastructure debt deal to finance the building of the Teesside Renewable Energy Plant.
Infrastructure is set to be the most popular alternative investment among pension funds over the next three years, according to research.
Hermes Investment Management has hired Robert Wall, who joins from the Canadian Pension Plan Investment Board (CPPIB).
There must be clarity on tax relief sooner rather than later according to PP research.
Financier Edmund Truell believes he can protect British Steel benefits. Michael Klimes examines the details
The Pensions Infrastructure Platform (PiP) has completed its first investment for the PiP Multi-Strategy Infrastructure Fund (MSIF).
Rupert Brindley says it doesn’t make sense to mark pension liabilities to gilts.
The Local Pensions Partnership (LPP) has created a £1.2bn property investment pool to increase exposure to UK commercial and residential property.
This week want to know what single pension policy is most likely to be dropped due to Brexit and whether it is the final nail in the coffin for annuities.
Pension funds have traditionally had exposure to infrastructure through equity, but debt is increasingly being touted as an attractive route. Stephanie Baxter looks at whether it is suitable for schemes.
Partners Group has launched the first private market fund for UK defined contribution schemes.
The secretary of state’s powers to intervene in the local government pension scheme (LGPS) will only be used where justified, according to the local government minister.
With FCA authorisation under its belt the Pensions Infrastructure Platform wants to prove its sceptics wrong. Mike Weston also tells Stephanie Baxter about his proposition for the LGPS
Aviva Investors has appointed Florian de Chaisemartin as director of its London-based infrastructure debt team.
The Pensions Infrastructure Platform (PIP) has achieved £125m of investor commitments in the first close of its multi-strategy infrastructure fund.
Discussions are progressing on creating a UK infrastructure investment platform to sit alongside the main LGPS pools.
The government is to launch a national infrastructure investment platform for the Local Government Pension Scheme (LGPS) through pooling.
Pension schemes must engage with the shift towards de-carbonisation by investing in environmentally friendly infrastructure according to a leading figure.
Greater Manchester Pension Fund (GMPF) and London Pensions Fund Authority (LPFA) have jointly acquired a stake in a Scottish windfarm through their infrastructure vehicle.
The Pensions Infrastructure Platform (PIP) has launched a multi-strategy fund with a target size of £1bn to allow schemes to invest directly in infrastructure.