TAIWAN -Taiwan's US$15bn Bureau of Labour Insurance (BLI), a state-owned pension fund, has awarded its first four international investment mandates worth $400m covering global fixed income and global equities.
Plans to award a further two mandates were scuppered after the BLI wanted to pursue an absolute return strategy, but this meant relaxing restrictions on the use of derivatives as underlying investments....
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