Over the past two months, gilt yields have risen significantly with benchmark 30-year gilt yields rising from 2.96 on 1 May to 3.60 on 28 June due to expectations of the start of monetary policy normalisation and the confirmation that US Federal Reserve will reduce quantitative easing with a view to completing this in 2014.
But what effect has this rise in yields had on schemes? How have liabilities and funding levels reacted to this change? Asset liability mis-match Aon Hewitt principal and actuary Paul McGlone...
London CIV and Morgan Stanley Investment Management (MSIM) have announced the launch of a global equity core fund.
Trustees need clear reporting from their investment advisers to meet their scheme's needs, says Donny Hay
Just Group has launched its inaugural green bond, raising £250m and becoming the first UK insurer to launch such an asset.
In this live blog, Professional Pensions' sister title Investment Week collates all the breaking market news, analysis and opinion on equity, bond and currency movements as well as the impact of trade wars, tightening monetary policy and the Brexit negotiations....
Morten Nilsson explains why the BTPS is aiming to be net zero on carbon emissions by 2035, and how it plans to get there.