EUROPE - Total assets managed in Europe bounced back to €13.8trn ($19.8trn)at the end of 2010, research from the European Fund and Asset Management Association (EFAMA) shows.
The association's fourth annual review, Asset Management in Europe: Facts and Figures, said the figure was up from €12.4trn at the end of 2009 and €10.9trn at the end of 2008. It said the sustained...
Michael Bow talks to Matti Leppälä
EUROPE - The majority of European multinational companies would like to develop cross-border pensions but differing regulations among member states and uncertainty over changing European rules are giving plan sponsors pause, AEGON finds.
EUROPE - Mercer has launched a service to help trustees and other institutional investors meet their stewardship requirements.
That the third quarter was turbulent was no surprise. But recently released funding figures for pension funds and asset under management figures for asset managers have helped us crystallise the cost of the uncertainty surrounding the future of the EU...
Pension funds could soon have to bear the cost of a Europe-wide tax on equity, bonds, currency and derivative transactions, finds Lynn Strongin Dodds