Natasha Browne asks whether negative reaction to the outflow from US high yield was exaggerated
Lynn Strongin Dodds looks at different strategies for taking advantage of the illiquidity premium
BP Pension Trustees chief executive officer (CEO) Sally Bridgeland has left the business and will assume "portfolio roles" after a break in her career, a spokesman has confirmed.
The BP Pension Scheme has purchased a Worcester-based Sainsbury's supermarket store from M&G Investments in a deal worth £27.25m.
UK pension funds are not as advanced in diversifying their allocations to real estate compared to their peers in Europe, North America and Australia, experts say.
M&G Investments countered a £900m net outflow in the first half of 2013 with a £4bn net inflow in the third quarter, its parent Prudential's results show.
Two of M&G's funds have jointly purchased 18 car auction sites across the UK for a total of £240m.
M&G Investments has struck a deal with the Welsh government to provide loans worth £153m to 17 housing associations in the country.
M&G Investments has added to its social housing portfolio by providing north west housing provider Regenda Group with a £55m private placement deal.
Natasha Browne analyses Bank of England governor Mark Carney’s first move and its impact on gilt yields
M&G Real Estate has further diversified its fund with the purchase of an £88m shopping centre in Sutton Coldfield.
M&G Real Estate has acquired two separate office locations as it looks to diversify and boost returns for investors.
M&G Investments has agreed to fund the construction of 233 social, affordable and private rental homes in London, as part of its property fund.
The UK Debt Management Office (DMO) has launched the issuance of ultra-long dated gilts lasting 55-years. Taha Lokhandwala asks who will be in the marketplace
M&G's real estate investment arm PRUPIM has completed the freehold purchase of Heathrow Terminal 5's Hilton hotel.
Here they are - the winners of the UK Pensions Awards 2012.
GLOBAL - Emerging economies would face a systemic crisis if foreign investors, who own one-third of EM local currency debt markets, begin to pull out their cash, fund managers have warned.
UK - M&G, the asset management arm of insurer Prudential, saw profits rise 39% in the first half of 2011 despite a sharp decline in inflows.
EUROPE - M&G Investments has closed its Real Estate Debt fund with €343m ($491m) of institutional investor commitments.
UK - The Institutional Investor Committee has confirmed the membership of its newly-formed Advisory Council.
Infrastructure is becoming increasingly popular with pension funds seeking long duration, reliable cash flow and inflation protection. Chris Panteli finds out more about the asset class
UK - Schemes will find opportunities in actively managed inflation-linked bonds next year due to the differential between RPI and CPI-linked bond yields, an asset manager claims.
US - A third round of quantitative easing in the US would lead to the collapse of the dollar, M&G's Jim Leaviss has warned.
EUROPE - Institutional investors with concerns about rising interest rates should consider Europe's leveraged loan market, M&G Investments believes.