UKRAINE - Ukraine plans to let private pension managers oversee some state retirement funds in 2012 to help cut the budget deficit and spur economic growth, said Labour and Social Policies Minister Vasyl Nadraha.
UKRAINE - Ukraine has agreed to make tough changes to its pensions system as part of a deal to qualify for loans worth $15.15bn from the International Monetary Fund (IMF).
GLOBAL - Pension funds in emerging market countries have outpaced those in developed countries as they recover from the financial crisis, a report by the Organisation for Economic Co-Operation and Development found (OECD).
UKRAINE - Citi has announced it is providing direct custody and clearing services (DCC) to clients in the Ukraine.
UKRAINE - Ukraine's pension commitments soared from 12% of GDP in 2004 to 17% in 2005, the International Monetary Fund has claimed.
UKRAINE - Parex Asset Management Ukraine and Ukrainian company, Universal Investment Group, have launched an open non-government pension fund.
UKRAINE - Recently adopted pension reforms in the Ukraine will "significantly enhance" the retirement benefits of its citizens.