Plunging equity markets have wiped out all gains made by pension schemes from balanced pooled funds in the last year, BNY Mellon figures show.
Balanced pooled funds ended their run of positive quarters with a negative return of -8.9% for Q2 of this year, statistics show.
EUROPE - Multinationals are increasingly looking at creating cross-border pension funds for their employees, industry figures said.
GERMANY - Deutsche Bank has set up a pension asset-pooling vehicle in Luxembourg aimed at its employees' pension assets and at other companies' funds.
Balanced pooled funds posted a median return of 18.4% in the third quarter of 2009, latest pooled pension fund performance results from BNY Mellon Asset Servicing reveal.
AUSTRALIA - Aviva Australia has launched an integrated separately managed account for superannuation investors in a bid to take advantage of increasing interest in self-managed accounts.
Balanced pooled funds strengthened in July with a median return of 6.2%, figures from BNY Mellon Asset Servicing show.
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Balanced pooled funds achieved a median return of 2.2% in May, latest CAPS pooled pension fund performance results from BNY Mellon Asset Servicing reveal.
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Balanced pooled funds posted a return of -7.9% for the first quarter of the year, latest BNY Mellon Asset Servicing figures reveal.
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UK- BNY Mellon has released its BNY Mellon Global Strategic Bond Fund, a global multi-sector fixed income fund targeted to UK investors designed to capture alpha opportunities from across the global fixed income markets.
The average UK pension fund achieved a weighted average return of -13.6% in 2008, research from BNY Mellon Asset Servicing reveals.
UK - The average UK pension fund achieved a weighted average return of -13.6% in 2008, research from BNY Mellon Asset Servicing reveals.
Balanced pooled funds achieved a median return of -5.7% in February 2009, latest CAPS pooled pension fund performance results from BNY Mellon Asset Servicing reveal.
Here they are - the winners of the Global Pensions 10th Anniversary Awards.