LGPS Central has fully invested its inaugural private equity fund eight months on from its launch.
The £45bn local authority pool's fund launched on 31 January, comprising of two sleeves: the LGPS Central PE Primary Partnership 2018 and the LGPS Central PE Co-Investments Partnership 2018, funds that...
ESG is increasingly important for schemes but trustees have little influence over manager decisions. Pádraig Floyd asks what they can do to redress the balance.
While it may be tough for small schemes to manage their approach to ESG-related investment risks, there are ways to meet this fiduciary responsibility, says Richard Butcher
Using convertible bonds could help pension fund investors to mitigate volatility while also sharing in upside during periods of growth, says Justin Craib-Cox.
Across the globe, fixed income investors are increasingly interested in environmental, social and governance (ESG) issues. MFS Research Analyst Mahesh Jayakumar explains how MFS® incorporates ESG factors into fixed income research and looks at the opportunities and challenges facing investors.