More of the smallest defined benefit (DB) schemes are hedging inflation and interest rate risk using liability-driven investment (LDI) strategies thanks to more accessible and affordable solutions, XPS Pensions Group says.
The consultant said there was a 17% increase in new LDI mandates in 2017 - with almost nine in 10 of these being pooled solutions largely taken up by small- to medium-sized schemes. Of these, 66% are...
ClearGlass Analytics has closed a £2.6m funding round as it delivers greater accountability to pension funds and the wider asset management market.
RPMI Railpen has announced plans to internalise its trading desk, which is expected to be operational over the summer.
Lane Clark & Peacock (LCP) has partnered with Legal and General Investment Management (LGIM) to design a climate-tilted index equity strategy.
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