The Environment Agency Pension Fund has appointed The Townsend Group to develop a global portfolio up to £240m in real assets like property, infrastructure, forestry and farmland.
The £2.1bn fund will transition around £60m of property assets from Aviva as part of the mandate. The rest of the money will be progressively funded over the next two years from EAPF public equity and...
Most respondents in this week's Pensions Buzz do not think businesses should be able suspend AE contributions if in financial distress.
Former BHS owner Dominic Chappell has lost the appeal against his section 72 conviction and sentence for failing to hand over information to The Pensions Regulator (TPR).
This week's top stories include Marsh and McLennan Companies agreeing to buy JLT, and the home secretary calling for AE to be scrapped in a no-deal Brexit scenario.
Lesley Titcomb says the watchdog wants closer interactions with pension funds to spot problems sooner and act before having to use its more stringent powers