GREECE - Greece's aging population will challenge the country's "actuarially unsound and largely unreformed public pension system", a report by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) has found.
GREECE - In Greece the legal case against November 17 terrorists is under threat because of a strike by Greek lawyers in support of their pensions.
UK/GREECE - EuroMTS, the electronic trading platform for benchmark government bonds, is to start trading in Greek government bonds from today.
GREECE - The Greek Socialist government have announced a spending package, including pension reform, eight months ahead of parliamentary elections and despite tight finances, writes Agence France Presse.
GREECE - Continental European pension funds have so far committed some e15m to a new Greek government backed private equity fund of funds designed to revive interest in the flagging market.
GREECE - The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has urged Greece to review existing measures to address population ageing.
GREECE - Pensions reform in Greece was passed by the National Assembly in June, amid widespread opposition. Criticism has come from the government's political opponents, public sector unions and the finance industry.
GREECE - Software solutions provider AFA Systems has been hired by Greece's Piraeus Asset Management Company (PAMCO) to implement AFA AIMS, a front and back office asset management system.
GREECE/UK - F&C has entered the Greek fund management market by teaming up with fellow Eureko subsidiary Interamerican.
GREECE - ING, the Dutch financial services firm, has entered the Greek market by forming a strategic alliance with Piraeus Bank.
GREECE - Matrix Asset Management has launched a new socially responsible energy fund targeting institutional investors.