UK - Hedge fund manager Winton Capital Management recorded a strong end to 2003 with gains up by 28%.
This signalled an all-time high for the Winton Diversified Programme, which in its seventh year has around £220m of assets under management.
The programme has an average annual performance of 21%.
WCM attributed the strong performance to the diversified nature of their portfolio, including commodity and financial features, and to continuing investment in advanced statistical research on market behaviour.
Most respondents in this week's Pensions Buzz do not think businesses should be able suspend AE contributions if in financial distress.
Former BHS owner Dominic Chappell has lost the appeal against his section 72 conviction and sentence for failing to hand over information to The Pensions Regulator (TPR).
This week's top stories include Marsh and McLennan Companies agreeing to buy JLT, and the home secretary calling for AE to be scrapped in a no-deal Brexit scenario.
Lesley Titcomb says the watchdog wants closer interactions with pension funds to spot problems sooner and act before having to use its more stringent powers