SOUTH AFRICA - Experts have warned the government has been "dragging its feet" on pension reform and the 2010 deadline will not be met.
Sean Segars, director of strategic development at South Africa's third largest asset manager STANLIB, said the firm was convinced the government was already slipping behind its deadline. He also warned:...
SOUTH AFRICA - Asset management firm Franklin Templeton Investments has named Jo-Anne Bailey as director of its African division.
Last month I attended the Principal Officers Association Winter Conference in Johannesburg. The conference touched on many subjects: trustee education, transition management, etc. But the subject that seemed to ruffle feathers the most was incorporating...
Industry officials largely welcome the update to regulations over investment practices but the move to comply comes with some challenges, as Christine Senior reports
Raquel Pichardo-Allison reports on the environmental, social and governance factors affecting South African pension funds
Coverage from the POA Winter Conference in Johannesburg