Pension schemes increased their inflation hedging in the final quarter of 2020 as major issues were concluded in a “momentous geopolitical quarter”.
BMO Global Asset Management's quarterly liability-driven investment (LDI) survey found there was a 6% quarter-on-quarter increase in inflation hedging activity in Q4 2020, rising to £36.5bn. The asset...
The Metropolitan Tower Life Insurance Company (MetLife) has reinsured approximately $5bn (£3.6bn) of Rothesay pension liabilities.
PGIM Investments has expanded its ESG offering with the launch of a total return UCITS bond fund.
Although 2020 was a challenging year, Aon's Dave Barratt says the bulk annuity market was very resilient, with a well-functioning insurance market, large volumes of business written and 2020 finishing up as the second busiest year on record.
Professional Pensions rounds up some of the latest tender awards from across the industry.
The uncertainty surrounding the potential impact of so-called long Covid and behavioural changes heightens the need for schemes to increase their longevity hedging, says Prudential Financial.