Brunel portfolios see carbon and water reduction; Pool takes action on human slavery and cyber security
Brunel Pension Partnership engaged with 881 companies on 3,101 ESG issues over the course of 2020, helping to achieve progress towards targets on carbon saving, water intensity reduction, and gender equality.
Border to Coast Pensions Partnership has invested £575m in private credit as part of a £3bn private markets programme also covering equity and infrastructure assets.
Brunel Pension Partnership has launched a bespoke private debt portfolio with Aksia, with partner funds committing £945m to the pooled vehicle.
LGPS Central has launched its £680m multi-asset credit (MAC) fund with initial buy-in from four local authority partner funds.
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Border to Coast Pension Partnership has invested a further £370m in private equity, as it continues to provide new investment opportunities for its 11 Local Government Pension Scheme (LGPS) partners.
Access has onboarded another £5.5bn of Local Government Pension Scheme (LGPS) funds after launching seven sub-funds with Link Fund (LF) Solutions.
GLIL Infrastructure has raised £500m from two Local Government Pension Scheme (LGPS) pools to fund UK infrastructure investments.
A £630m global active emerging market bond fund has been created by LGPS Central with initial investments from four pension funds.
The London Fund has completed its first close after securing £100m investment from the London Pensions Fund Authority towards its £300m targeted offering.
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.
Border to Coast Pensions Partnership has announced £1.4bn of infrastructure investments in a drive to build a diversified global portfolio.
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.
Collaboration is key to delivering on LGPS Central’s mission to prove the pooling concept, Joanne Segars tells James Phillips.
Northern LGPS has opened a procurement framework for property investment managers, mirroring existing collaboration agreements with local authority funds.
Border to Coast Pensions Partnership has hired three people to its investment team and two to its research team following a series of new fund launches.
The £30bn Brunel Pension Partnership has hired CACEIS to provide cost transparency and benchmarking services across the partnership.