Inrev has announced it will begin building the prototype of a pan-European real estate asset level index after receiving financial commitments from 28 of its members.
John Gray expains why pension funds should be invested in members' interests and not at the whim of the current foreign secretary.
China is gradually opening up its bond market to foreign investors. Robin Creswell looks at how the market is evolving
West Yorkshire Pension Fund (WYPF) has teamed up with M&G Real Estate and an unnamed Asian investor to acquire a £105m building in Manchester.
Sterling fell in mid-morning trading on the announcement that UK inflation unexpectedly fell to 2.6% over the 12 months to June 2017, down from 2.9% in May.
Insurance companies are seeking out more fixed income opportunities, and schemes should follow suit, says Sorca Kelly-Scholte.
Andrew Milligan says central banks are paying little attention to the impact of cyclical and structural changes in modern economies.
Despite a challenging year, the lifeboat fund has weathered the storm with strong returns and an improved funding level. Stephanie Baxter analyses its annual report
The Transparency Task Force (TTF) has launched a team to highlight what it recognises as "progressive" active managers (PAMs), who drive good practice in the industry.
PP research shows sector believes investment consultancy should be probed.
The investment pool set up by the Lancashire County Pension Fund and the London Pensions Fund Authority (LPFA) has rolled out a new fund to investment in global infrastructure projects.
The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has eased new rules for the Local Government Pension Scheme (LGPS) after concerns they could pose barriers to infrastructure investment and even cause an asset fire-sale.
Karen Watkin of AllianceBernstein (AB) explains how trustees can measure the effectiveness of their default strategy
The transparency campaigner has welcomed the regulator's proposals for cost disclosure, refuting claims the asset management industry's code has been created without independent oversight.
Bob Campion says that if a full blown review is what it takes to re-build trust in the institutional investment industry, then so be it
Some of the country's largest pension schemes have joined a £6.1trn investor coalition urging firms to reveal more information about workforce management.
2017 marks Legal & General's 30th year in the bulk annuity market. In this article Ashu Bhargava discusses how pricing has evolved in that time, ultimately giving pension scheme trustees greater opportunities than ever to de-risk.
Schemes are becoming cashflow negative at a time they can ill-afford any drag on investment returns. Sorca Kelly-Scholte and Maria Ryan look at solutions to this Catch-22
Currency Strategist Van Luu of Russell Investments shows how thoughtful management of currency risks and opportunities can help investors reach their objectives despite the low return environment
The Financial Conduct Authority's (FCA) final report on its asset management study has been dubbed a turning point for cost transparency, but some have warned its actions are lacking.
The £3.2bn Superannuation Arrangements of the University of London (SAUL) has become the first scheme to sign up to KAS Bank's new cost transparency service.
Shadow pensions minister Alex Cunningham says the FCA's final report on the asset management market is a turning point and urges the government to take action
The findings of the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) asset management market study have now been published. Here are the key points in full…
FCA publishes final report into asset management; clampdown on investment consultants and managers announced
The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) is seeking further industry views on whether to refer the investment consulting market to the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA), with a final decision expected in September.