Research finds passive funds are to increase in usage by 6% per annum at least until the end of the decade. James Phillips explores the reasons behind the increasing shift
The UK could face a retirement income crisis due to a lack of joined-up policy, according to research by the Pensions Institute. Stephanie Baxter takes a look at the findings
Mayer Brown has appointed Duncan Watson as a senior associate in its pensions investment team as part of plans to grow the business.
Closed book consolidator Phoenix is to acquire Abbey Life from Deutsche Bank for £935m.
Ajeet Manjrekar has returned to P-Solve after leaving his previous job at Deutsche Bank spin-off Global Thematic Partners.
Kate Hollis has been appointed to Tower Watson's credit research team.
John Towner has been appointed head of origination for the bulk annuity and longevity insurance business at Legal & General (L&G).
Scottish Power's £2bn longevity swap is the latest in a string of transactions. But where does it feature on the top ten?
Deutsche Bank has launched a range of longevity indices it says will enable schemes to hedge longevity risk more quickly and cheaply.
BAE Systems has agreed a £3.2bn longevity swap to cover 31,000 pensioners, in the UK's largest pensions insurance transaction.
Lynn Strongin Dodds asks if investor excitement over commodities can survive a Chinese slowdown
Seven leading global banks, including Barclays, RBS and HSBC, have been issued with subpoenas by the state of New York over the alleged rigging of LIBOR.
Regulators have turned their attention to at least four of Europe's largest banks in a continued investigation of manipulation of the LIBOR benchmark.
Will the last portfolio to leave UK equities please turn out the light...
Schemes are leading a global charge into hedge funds boosting sector size nearly 260% in the last decade, a global survey by Deutsche Bank reveals.
Analysis of the longevity swap market
Deutsche Bank has announced a strategic review of its global asset management division, sparking expectations Germany's biggest bank could eventually put the unit up for sale.
Rolls-Royce and the trustees of its pension fund have agreed a longevity swap to cover around £3bn of liabilities.
The Bank of England yesterday signalled it was ready to pursue more quantitative easing after plunging inflation forecasts, raising further spiralling deficit concerns for schemes.
US - The $22bn Employees Retirement System of Texas (ERS) has selected Deutsche Bank as its new securities lending provider, replacing JP Morgan Chase.
Lynn Strongin Dodds looks at the opportunites that exist for investors in the real estate market and how initiatives such as the Global Real Estate Sustainability Benchmark will affect them
US/NETHERLANDS - Stichting Pensioenfonds ABP is suing Deutsche Bank for allegedly providing misleading statements about residential mortgage backed securities the scheme invested in.
GIC; Neuberger Berman; PIMCO Australia; Mirae Asset Global Investments Group; AustralianSuper; SL Investment Management; FRTIB; FINANCIAL; EFRP; Mercer; Deutsche Asset Management
Providers of European Exchange Traded Funds can double their funds' stated management fees through ancillary activities such as securities lending, other enhancements and trading activities, research says.