UK institutional pension funds' equity allocation has plummeted by a fifth in the past decade - but remains the highest in the world, according to a global study.
A report by consultant Towers Watson found UK funds' allocation to equities had dropped from 74% in 2000 to 55% last year, but still outstripped the US and Australia who both allocate 49% to equities....
Crisis causes change. We know this both as human beings and as experienced global investors. The 2008 global financial crisis (GFC) led to a reckoning in how businesses were run, especially in financial services. The GFC ultimately redefined fiduciary...
Henry Odogwu, Head of the asset owner group Europe at FTSE Russell discusses
Derivative-based overlay strategies have become more popular in the past year. Stephanie Baxter explores whether they will be widely adopted by pension funds
UK equities closed the year at an all-time high, putting the seal on a good year for the stock market, according to S&P Dow Jones.
Professional Pensions has unveiled the keynote speaker for this year's PP Investment Conference.