THREADNEEDLE Asset Management has been awarded its first global equity mandate from a UK scheme client since it launched a separate investment team for the asset class in 2003.
The fund management firm was hired by Lincolnshire County Council Pension Fund to run a high alpha global equity brief worth £50m. Threadneedle said that it would build the portfolio using a bottom-up...
James Balcombe looks at how pension funds can find the best hedge fund managers in the market
Interest rate and inflation hedging levels rose during the last quarter of 2015 according to BMO Global Asset Management's Liability Driven Investment (LDI) survey.
PP considers how big a risk this is for schemes and how they can manage it
Clwyd Pension Fund has undergone a restructure of its hedge fund strategy which will generate cost efficiencies and protect against volatility, following a major investment review.
PP looks at whether volatile markets mean now is the opportune time to invest in hedge funds