Legal & General Investments has launched an environmental fund aimed at institutional investors to tap into companies providing low carbon technologies.
The fund – called the Global Environmental Enterprises Fund – will invest in sectors such as low-carbon energy production, energy efficiency, waste management and water use. L&G calls companies operating...
A number of pension schemes have been prompted to lock in gains with a move into bonds after the estimated deficit across FTSE 100 DB pension schemes improved by £36bn, over the 12 months ending 30 June last year, JLT Employment Benefits found.
HM Treasury has agreed in principle to give NEST a £329m contingent liability guarantee in the event of the master trust's wind up or closure.
AMP Capital has set up a dedicated team to help institutional investors, including pension funds, invest in infrastructure through direct equity allocations.