NETHERLANDS - The Will Niemeijer Pension Fund has appointed ING/AZL to a fiduciary contract.
Due to an existing insurance contract, the fund's primary relationship would remain with Nationale-Nederlanden.
Last week, the ING/AZL combination announced it had been appointed to run a fiduciary mandate for the Pension Fund Social and Economic Council of the Netherlands (www.globalpensions.com, 16 July 2008).
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