Equities have taken the crown as the most popular asset class in pension fund asset allocation globally, according to a joint report from the Association of the Luxembourg Fund Industry (ALFI) and PwC.
The findings track the global growth of pension fund assets and their foreign investment limits and show that while UK and European markets have seen moves away from equities into bonds, they still accounted...
This week’s top stories included the launch of Scottish Widows’ new responsible investment team, and reports of Treasury plans to cut pension tax relief for high earners.
Almost half (43%) of trustees do not feel able to monitor and report on their schemes ESG policy to a high standard, according to CACEIS.
In the run-up to Incisive Media’s Women in Investment Festival on 3 March, Laura Miller gets under the bonnet of how common imposter syndrome is, and the tangible impact it can have on financial services firms.
The Pension Protection Fund (PPF) has wrapped up its three-month procurement process for partners to assist in the development of a framework agreement to provide administration, actuarial, and consultancy services to its board.
This week’s 89 Pensions Buzz respondents agreed with The Pensions Regulator’s decision to hold back from mandating the use of professional trustees.