UK - Finance directors should brace themselves to report higher pension liabilities as the credit spread falls back from its peak, HamishWilson said.
Finance directors should brace themselves to report higher pension liabilities as the credit spread falls back from its peak, HamishWilson says.
Pension funds are experiencing a second wave of innovation in the liability-driven investment market, as pension schemes increasingly use derivatives to gain synthetic exposure to asset classes, Redington Partners says.
While considered a good way for smaller funds to diversify, the reputation of multi-manager strategies has been tarnished, as Andrew Sheen reports
James Maggs argues that liability driven investment (LDI) appears to have survived the economic meltdown
Michala Marcussen discusses the move towards liability driven investment
Investment Solutions has launched a monthly index for small to medium schemes in a bid to demonstrate movements in deficits and highlight when funds can lock in gains.
Tower's Perrin's Peter Routledge discusses how companies should address the hole in their funding strategy
Liability driven investment (LDI) may rapidly be approaching mainstream in Europe, but the same cannot yet be said of the US. Andrew Sheen reports
Liability-driven investment assets managed by large UK fund managers have increased by 27pc since the beginning of the year, Aon Consulting has revealed.
Schemes with liability-driven investment strategies constructed using Lehman Brothers swaps and derivatives will face significant upheaval, industry experts say.
TRUSTEES are increasingly turning to derivatives for protection as they become more aware of the risks posed by their liabilities, a study shows.
Joseph Mariathasan examines the origins of liability driven investment (LDI) and its role in pension fund management and investment today
Ros Altmann, Terry Faulkner, Alan Pickering and Paul Craven discuss proposals to change pension accounting standards, market volatility, and how schemes can use liability driven investment to reduce scheme investment risks.
'An Audience With…' Paul Bourdon. Jonathan Stapleton interviews Paul Bourdon, Managing Director and Head of European Pensions Solutions Group - Credit Suisse Asset Management.
'An audience with...' Paul Bourdon Sebastian Cheek interviews Paul Bourdon, Managing Director and Head of European Pensions Solutions Group- Credit Suisse Asset Management.
Liability driven investment strategies have been around for a couple of years now. Global Pensions puts three product providers in the spotlight and asks what's next for LDI
Growth in the number of managers offering "off-the-shelf" liability-driven investment solutions could reduce scheme closures, KPMG claims.
LESS THAN 20pc of UK schemes are using liability driven investment despite the strategy becoming a common "buzz word", SEI claims.
CREDIT SUISSE and BlackRock have both launched liability-driven investment funds aimed to improve scheme funding and protect against future liabilities.
JPMORGAN Asset Management has launched a range of pooled liability driven investment funds for UK pension schemes.
SCHRODERS has launched a "third generation" liability-driven investment product that combines liability-matching strategies and high-growth assets.
FUND management firms should think twice about offering liability-driven investment products, a report by Investit Intelligence warns.
FUND management firms should think twice about offering liability driven investment products, a report by Investit Intelligence warns.