UK- Capital Dynamics will purchase Westport Private Equity Ltd, a deal that will give the firm a combined worth of more than $5bn worth of investments.
The purchase of Westport from Man Group will be completed by April 2005, subject to regulatory approval. After the transaction is completed, Capital Dynamics will be invested with more than 250 buyout,...
UK - Government plans to cut a subsidy boosting the appeal of solar panel infrastructure investments could scupper scheme plans to use these investments as part of their liability matching strategies, fund managers say.
UK - Aegon is to close its defined benefit pension scheme to future accrual in March 2013 as part of its restructure and cost saving programme.
UK - The Pension Protection Fund has published its annual report - revealing a surplus of £678m ($1.1bn) at 31 March.
UK - Schemes looking to maximise returns in a low interest rate environment must work closely with investment banks to boost member outcomes, Barclays chief executive Bob Diamond says.
UK -More than 40% of firms have closed or are in the process of closing their defined benefit pension schemes, latest research from Aon Hewitt shows.