The coronavirus outbreak will significantly impact risk assets over the coming "years, rather than months", according to economist and author Anatole Kaletsky, who warned that central bank reactions to the illness could artificially inflate asset prices and lead to a "greater-than-expected boom and bust" across global stockmarkets.
Speaking last week at a conference organised by Professional Pensions' sister title Investment Week, Kaletsky suggested a sudden and drastic collapse in asset prices could spark an economic downturn, which...
The winners of the Professional Pensions Investment Awards 2020 have been announced.
Legal and General Retirement (LGR) has committed to cutting the carbon emission intensity of its annuity book by half by 2030, while the overall group targets a net-zero portfolio by 2050.
More than £1.75bn has been wiped from the pension funds of councils across the UK after three years of crashing oil investments, research shows.
Phoenix Group has committed to its operations being net-zero by 2025, and its investment portfolio being net-zero by 2050.