EUROPE - Russell Investment Group has launched a global real estate securities fund for European pension funds ahead of the much anticipated introduction of REITs.
Karl Smith, director of real estate at Russell, said REIT [Real Estate Investment Trust] legislation pending in various EU jurisdictions, and expected to feature in the forthcoming UK pre-budget report,...
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