Pension funds around the globe are collaborating and cutting out the middleman, writes PP
Local government schemes face a "real drain on resources" in getting to grips with ethical, social and governance (ESG) risks, according to Avon Pension Fund's investment manager.
William Bourne has been appointed joint independent local pension board chair by Lancashire County Pension Fund (LCPF) and London Pensions Fund Authority (LPFA).
PP asks why UK pension funds lose out to international rivals on infrastructure investments
Recent IPD figures show healthy returns can be had from the residential property sector. Helen Morrissey looks at the opportunities and challenges this sector holds for pension schemes.
The Lancashire County Pension Fund has unveiled a new management team as a result of corporate restructuring of the county council.
The local government pension schemes (LGPS) for Greater Manchester and London are already eyeing up infrastructure opportunities for their £500m joint venture.
The Greater Manchester Pension Fund (GMPF) and the London Pensions Fund Authority (LPFA) have joined forces to invest up to £500m in infrastructure.
The Local Government Pension Scheme (LGPS) funds of Lancashire and London have begun talks to pool combined assets of over £10bn.
The London Pension Fund Authority (LPFA) has appointed asset management expert Chris Rule as chief investment officer (CIO).
The Local Government Pension Scheme (LGPS) deficit will keep on rising if funds continue to invest in gilts and bonds instead of infrastructure, London Pension Fund Authority deputy chairman Merrick Cockell has warned.
Investment shifts by larger schemes are leading others to question their portfolios
The London Pensions Fund Authority's ("LPFA") assets grew by £196m in the last year, according to its 2013-2014 annual report.
Stephanie Baxter considers whether Calpers’ shock hedge fund exit will resonate across UK pension schemes
The London Pensions Fund Authority (LPFA) will be financing the redevelopment of London's Pontoon Dock as part of its liability matching strategy.
International accounting standards for listed companies are riven by faultlines that are damaging for business, according to a group of UK pension schemes and long-term investors.
Natasha Browne examines the industry's response to the government's consultation on LGPS funds
The London Pension Fund Authority (LPFA) is looking to implement sector-wide covenant checks for colleges and universities, charities and housing associations.
The London Pension Fund Authority (LPFA) has pulled out of Brevan Howard, redeeming its entire investment in the world's third largest hedge fund.
Naomi Rainey looks at how one fund and an administrator tackled LGPS 2014
Naomi Rainey looks at the government’s latest consultation on the LGPS
The London Pension Fund Authority's (LPFA) funding level climbed to 91% in the three years to 31 March 2013, its triennial valuation reveals.
Jonathan Stapleton asks if falling confidence is leading to a portfolio re-think
The London Pension Fund Authority (LPFA) has launched a risk-based employer contribution assessment for Local Government Pension Scheme (LGPS) funds.