Schemes looking for higher yields face more risk. Stephanie Hawthorne asks if they can take it on the chin in today’s feverish environment.
Very few schemes have protection in place against longevity risk in their scheme liabilities. Howard Kearns explains why and how to rectify this
Schemes are increasingly looking at longevity hedging as part of their de-risking process, according to a survey by Insight Investment.
Pension schemes could be accidentally pushing themselves further from their endgame by agreeing “fashionable” buy-ins with insurers.
While buy-ins can provide an immediate reduction to liability values, schemes run the risk of retaining key risks and storing up problems, says Jos Vermeulen
RiskFirst and Insight Investment have partnered to provide improved fund modelling and analytics to the defined benefit (DB) pension schemes market.
Here they are - the winners of the UK Pensions Awards 2019...
The market for bonds focused on ESG issues is growing exponentially, but how can schemes take advantage? James Phillips explores the issue
Here they are… The winners of the Professional Pensions Investment Awards 2018.
More of the smallest defined benefit (DB) schemes are hedging inflation and interest rate risk using liability-driven investment (LDI) strategies thanks to more accessible and affordable solutions, XPS Pensions Group says.
Marc Pautz has left Mercer after being appointed a client director by Insight Investment.
A contentious report claims ESG resolutions at American company AGMs can do more harm than good. James Phillips explores the findings
Here they are - the winners of the UK Pensions Awards 2018...
Despite improvements in investment manager attitudes towards responsible investment, research reveals there is a way to go before the majority deliver meaningful action. Victoria Ticha explores why
A model aimed at reducing climate change-related financial risk exposure from corporate credit assets has been launched by Insight Investment.
An industry taskforce aimed at boosting innovation in the finance industry to enhance the profitability of social impact investment has been commissioned by the prime minister.
Schroders has become one of the largest asset managers to sign up to the Local Government Pension Scheme's (LGPS) code of transparency.
Pension funds will benefit from reduced climate risk exposure as a growing number of the world's largest companies commit to addressing their carbon footprint.
Schemes are allocating increasing sums to direct lending. Lynn Strongin Dodds assesses the appeal of the asset class and asks if its stellar growth can continue.
Joshua Kendall believes more focus needs to be placed on ESG in fixed income.
Here they are - the winners of the UK Pensions Awards 2016.
Here they are. The winners of the Professional Pensions Investment Awards (PPIA) 2015.
Here they are - the winners of the inaugural Professional Pensions Investment Awards (PPIA).
Lynn Strongin Dodds looks at different strategies for taking advantage of the illiquidity premium