CANADA - The Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (CPPIB) has announced plans to issue up to CAN$5bn (US$4.04bn) in debt over the next two years to help it fund investments in illiquid assets.
The C$108bn CPPIB said it had chosen to enter debt markets in order to "create additional flexibility" in the timing and raising of funds, as current market conditions had created opportunities to acquire...
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