Schemes have had a windfall gain by not hedging currency risk. Stephanie Baxter asks whether schemes should now begin to hedge to protect members
Hedging currency risk is commonplace among defined benefit (DB) schemes but much less so in the defined contribution (DC) sphere. As DC schemes have increased their exposure to overseas equities in...
Listed companies are getting away with short-termism because of a lack of engagement from institutional investors, according to RBC Global Asset Management.
Councillor Alan Schofield has been appointed to the Local Pensions Partnership's (LPP) board as a non-executive director, representing the shareholder Lancashire County Council.
Hedging appetite fell during the second quarter of this year as a lack of index-linked gilt supply continued to bite, BMO Global Asset Management has said.
FTSE 100 companies have responded to last year's investor rebellions regarding executive pay, with "more conservative policies" being adopted according to new analysis from the Investment Association (IA).