LGPS Central has launched its £680m multi-asset credit (MAC) fund with initial buy-in from four local authority partner funds.
The Wales Pension Partnership (WPP) has opened a series of fixed income funds for its eight constituent authorities, all of which will be investing.
Brunel Pension Partnership has launched a £300m multi-manager sub-fund focused on global small cap equities.
Brunel Pension Partnership has appointed four asset managers to run a £1.2bn sub-fund, while Border to Coast Pensions Partnership has appointed two specialist China managers.
Border to Coast Pensions Partnership has completed £500m of private equity investments with another £485m of commitments made by its partner funds.
Four managers have been appointed to run the multi-asset credit (MAC) fund of the Border to Coast Pensions Partnership.
Brunel Pension Partnership has opened a search for managers to run its £1.5bn multi-asset credit sub-fund.
London CIV has appointed Aviva Investors to run its newly-created inflation-plus fund, launched with £107m of investment.
Two years on from the launch of the LGPS pools, seven senior figures tell James Phillips all about the process and their plans.
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The Wales Pension Partnership (WPP) has appointed Robeco to run its voting and engagement services following a comprehensive procurement process.
Northern LGPS has opened a procurement framework for property investment managers, mirroring existing collaboration agreements with local authority funds.
A £1.2bn global investment-grade corporate bond fund has been launched by LGPS Central with four initial investors.
LGPS Central has fully invested its inaugural private equity fund eight months on from its launch.
The Brunel Pension Partnership has launched an emerging markets sub-fund following the appointment of Genesis Investment Management, Wellington Management and Investec Asset Management as investment managers.
Local Government Pension Scheme (LGPS) funds must set investment objectives after the competition watchdog expanded those caught by its market investigation, but more clarity is needed, Hymans Robertson has said.
Brunel Pension Partnership has launched its authorised contractual scheme (ACS) and first sub-fund managing around £1.6bn of UK equities.
LGPS Central has appointed Hermes Equity Ownership Services (EOS) to run engagement and voting services for the investments of its nine local authority funds.
Border to Coast Pensions Partnership has named its first three asset managers to oversee a circa £1.2bn UK equity portfolio.
Andrew Warwick-Thompson is to step down from his role as chief executive of LGPS Central next spring, the £45bn pool has announced.
The £30bn Brunel Pension Partnership has appointed Hermes Equity Ownership Services (EOS) to provide voting and engagement services.
Daniel Booth has been appointed as the first permanent chief investment officer (CIO) of the £46bn Border to Coast Pensions Partnership.
LGPS Central has become the fourth local authority pensions pool to sign up to the code of cost transparency.
The £43bn Border to Coast Pensions Partnership has become the third local government pool to sign up to the cost transparency code.