The UK's Debt Management Office realises there is strong demand from institutional investors for index linked and long dated gilt issues but is obliged to balance issuance with the unit's statutory obligation to ensure a transparent and predictable auction programme.
DMO chief executive Robert Stheeman told delegates at the National Association of Pension Funds Investment Conference: "We are aware of strong demand for long dated and index linked supply and we are attempting...
Multi-national companies must consider complex methods for scheme funding including increased flexibility on retirement benefits, Aon says.
The Institutional Investors Group on Climate Change (IIGCC) has published detailed advice on how to integrate climate risks and opportunities into investment processes.
In this live blog, Professional Pensions' sister title Investment Week collates all the breaking market news, analysis and opinion on equity, bond and currency movements as well as the impact of trade wars, tightening monetary policy and the Brexit negotiations....
The fiduciary managers that made the strongest gains through high equity allocations in 2019 also sustained the biggest losses during the first quarter of 2020, research by XPS Pensions reveals.
Covid-19 has demonstrated how crucial it is for pension schemes to enter into economic crises in a position to react to opportunities with short-term windows, says David Lloyd.