The local government pension funds have been making a lot of progress on their pooling plans. Stephanie Baxter looks at some of the initial proposals submitted to government.
At a glance LGPS funds submitted initial pooling plans to government by 19 February Had to show commitment to pooling and progress of conversations with funds It has been a busy few months...
Almost all listed asset managers have now signed up to the transparency code that launched 12 months ago to help local government funds get better cost data, writes Stephanie Baxter
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