The Financial Reporting Council (FRC) has published a code for the corporate governance of large private companies in a bid to help them meet incoming legal requirements.
Industry Voice: Figuring out whether your money is funding issuers that are effective stewards of their corporations, society and the environment starts with asking your asset managers pointed questions about how they incorporate environmental, social...
The Pensions and Lifetime Savings Association (PLSA) has launched a guide for trustees on investing in patient capital and other illiquid investments.
The London Borough of Tower Hamlets Pension Fund has purchased protection for around £700m of equities in the run-up to its March 2019 triennial valuation.
MJ Hudson has acquired Amaces, a data and analytics firm which provides tools and consulting services to help institutional investors benchmark and monitor the cost and quality of the investor services they receive from their custodian banks.
A campaign to divest the MPs' Pension Scheme from fossil fuel investments has gained the support of 200 MPs and former MPs across partisan lines.
Jonathan Stapleton says now the DWP has given the project the green light to proceed, it is now up to the industry to make sure it happens.
Yawar Choudhry of Legal & General looks at factors trustees should take into account when embarking on a buy-in or buyout
Frankie Borrell from Legal & General reflects on a record breaking year for the pension buy-in and buyout market and asks if the significant increase in market activity is here to stay.
Panellists discuss alternative credit, ask how schemes can use it in their portfolios and explain the benefits of allocations to this asset class.
Partner Insight: What does the market mean by alternative credit? Here we outline the various definitions and why the asset class should be seen as a mainstream alternative
Steve Waygood, chief responsible investment officer at Aviva Investors, takes an in-depth look at the relationship between responsible investing and performance.
In the latest in series of DC columns from Newton Investment Management, Catherine Doyle says personal debt may not be a reason to forgo making provision for retirement
Employers that dish out higher pension contributions to directors than junior staff will face shareholder revolt if they fail to axe such practices.
The number of companies offering employees flexibility in use of pension contributions is set to triple over the next two years, Willis Towers Watson (WTW) says.
Samy Muaddi and Willem Visser of T. Rowe Price investigate the challenges that come with investing in Russia, and how to build 'oligarch risk' into models.
The Walter Scott research team looks at how the phenomenon of 'digital twins' improves business efficiency and creates new investment opportunities
Retirees are concerned about recent market volatility but are refraining from reacting and changing the investment policies of their drawdown products, Aegon research finds.
The Co-operative Group's pension scheme, Pace, will invest up to £50m into the social and affordable housing market over the next 12 months.
Authorisation will lead to higher standards for all master trusts but their individual identities will remain, according to industry experts
The number of defined benefit (DB) schemes using fiduciary management grew by just 9% over the 12 months to June this year, according to KPMG.
Purna Bhudia looks at how the PPF's investment strategy has evolved, especially in the area of credit
Jonathan Stapleton wonders whether we need a thorough review of the principles for institutional investment decision-making
The master trust is leading the way on DC investment, getting into illiquid assets and challenging asset managers to do more. CIO Mark Fawcett tells Stephanie Baxter about its evolution