P&I Conferences & Webinars

Most Recent Conferences

The Wealth of Cities - An Investment Webinar You Cannot Afford to Miss

January 22, 2015

Never before has the pace of urban population growth been so rapid – 70 million people added to cities worldwide each year for the next 30...

Liability Driven Investing

January 7, 2015

Today, LDI continues to be an important risk management strategy aimed at making sure there are enough resources within a pension plan to cover...

The Outlook for Global Investing

December 9, 2014

Aberdeen Asset Management has partnered with Pensions & Investments to take an intensive look at global investing and how institutional...

Is There Liquidity in Loan Mutual Funds

December 4, 2014

Higher yield, quality assets and lower duration risk are the chief benefits of loan mutual funds. Institutional demand for the loan asset class...

Liability Driven Investing Conference

December 2, 2014

P&I’s Liability Driven Investing conference will provide valuable insights on dynamic LDI strategies for maintaining a pension...

Guaranteed Lifetime Income and the Importance of Plan Design

November 19, 2014

As the percentage of workers with defined benefit (DB) plans declines, many Americans continue to lose a critical element of their retirement...

Fixed Income: Global Divergence and Convergence Could Mean Big Changes

November 12, 2014

Investors continue to look for ways to find yield in the current fixed income market. Will it get easier over the next year? We’ll address...

Global Pension Symposium

November 11, 2014

Hospital and Healthcare Investing

November 6, 2014

The financial crisis brought both healthcare operations and financial management under scrutiny in what was already an enormously complicated...

Custom Target-Date Strategies

November 5, 2014

Custom target-date funds are fastly becoming more prevalent than traditional TDFs as they address the varied and individualized needs of plans...

Trends in DC: Becoming more outcome-oriented

October 29, 2014

The direction of travel is now very clear. Defined contribution plans, fast becoming the only retirement option for U.S. workers, are focusing not ...

DC West 2014

October 26, 2014

Once again we will gather the experts in the fields of investments, plan design, and communications to discuss the changes in the industry and...

Managing Fixed Income Risk in Today’s Market

October 22, 2014

Managing risk in fixed income has become increasingly nuanced. Alongside liquidity considerations, the implications of a divergence in central...

Outsourcing: More institutional investors are considering the fiduciary management solution

October 15, 2014

While there is no consensus on what to call this business - outsourcing, outsourced CIO, fiduciary management or delegation - there is a...

Hospital and Healthcare Investing Summit

October 14, 2014

P&I is bringing together top decision-makers to discuss solutions and address the concerns over the financial constraints and pensions at...

Pension Settlements Strategies

October 8, 2014

P&I is gathering leading experts to share their advice on how best to analyze pension de-risking strategies. Plan sponsors will have an...

The Outlook For Global Investing

October 6, 2014

Aberdeen Asset Management Inc. has partnered with Pensions & Investments for a follow-up to their 2013 Emerging Markets Debt research. This...

Opportunity Emerges for Global Investors: The Rise of Emerging-Market Small-Cap Investing

October 1, 2014

Often overlooked by institutional investors, emerging-market small-cap stocks have offered compelling performance and diversification advantages...

Real Assets

September 17, 2014

Real assets are having a moment. Investors increasingly recognize the attractions of physical asset classes – real estate, infrastructure,...

Investing in Emerging Markets Debt in an Unconstrained Framework

September 10, 2014

In this webcast, we describe an alternative way to establishing a strategic allocation to emerging markets bonds through an unconstrained, or...

Pension Settlements Strategies Conference

September 9, 2014

Leading experts will provide advice on how best to analyze pension de-risking strategies. Plan sponsors will have an opportunity to examine...

Liquid Alternatives: Putting a Sharper Focus on Outcomes

July 23, 2014

With a new mindset toward using alternative asset classes to optimize investment outcomes, institutions are looking at liquid alts for their...

Canadian Pension Risk Strategies

July 16, 2014

In a world of volatile unpredictable markets, institutions have to look at, and manage, risk from a number of different perspectives. The job is...

Investment Innovation & the Global Future of Retirement

June 22, 2014

Apply today to be a part of P&I’s newest conference addressing the most pressing issues facing retirement industry executives. Via...

Multi-Sector Fixed Income Investing - Opportunities in the Current Environment

June 17, 2014

For those who believed the Federal Reserve's taper spelled the beginning of the end for the bond market, think again. Through May, most U.S. and...

Smart Beta - A Powerful Idea

June 11, 2014

“Smart Beta” is a new and poorly defined term. There are many different types and categories of smart beta - fundamental, factor-based,...

Fixed Income

June 4, 2014

Increased credit risk is at the forefront of bond investors’ minds with expected interest-rate hikes likely to take place in the near future....

Canadian Pension Risk Strategies Summit

June 3, 2014

Pensions & Investments in conjunction with Aon Hewitt will provide detailed information on the options available to pension plans in...

The Search for Yield

May 29, 2014

The senior secured loan market has grown nearly 40 percent over the past several years, reaching a record $711 billion in outstandings at the end...

Preparing for Pension Risk Transfer

May 21, 2014

Corporate defined benefit pension plan sponsors are in a markedly better position than in recent years. Plan sponsors who want to de-risk their...

Stable Value

May 14, 2014

The safety and security of stable value has made it an obvious choice for people near retirement and for retirees. In an era of economic...

Fixed Income Summit

May 13, 2014

Increased credit risk is at the forefront of bond investors’ minds with expected interest-rate hikes likely to take place in the near future....

China Equity: Value Opportunity or Value Trap?

May 6, 2014

China represents the 2nd largest equity market and fastest growing economy in the world. Over the past 7 years, China’s real GDP growth and...

401(k) Investment Lineup

April 30, 2014

Confronted with increased fiduciary liabilities in this ever-changing retirement landscape, plan sponsors are continuously under pressure to make...

Is Eurozone Finally Turning the Corner in 2014? Perspectives on European Equity and Fixed Income Markets

April 23, 2014

Since the Eurozone sovereign debt crisis arose in early 2009, global markets had largely written off the region’s economies as being in a...

The New Emerging Markets Regime - Divergence & Differentiation

April 16, 2014

U.S. investors have long been warned about the volatility of emerging markets assets. While 2013 may have been rough for some investors, many...

The Evolution of Stable Value

April 9, 2014

The stable value industry has evolved since the financial crisis and many of those changes are shaping the future of the asset class. As the...

401(k) Investment Lineup Summit

April 1, 2014

Create a solid framework for your plan participants. Learn about the latest trends in plan design aimed at generating retirement income and...

Investment Decisions You Can Make Today - Even if a Risk Transfer is Years Away

March 19, 2014

A pension risk transfer is a complex process for any plan sponsor. As a result, there are actions that can be implemented over the near term to...

Alternatives in DC

March 12, 2014

Alternative investing within DC plans is a strategy that has helped enhance DB plan portfolios for years. But now, alternatives are also being...

Target-date debate: Is custom or off-the-shelf the right solution for your plan?

March 5, 2014

As target-date funds have evolved as the dominant QDIA option for many plans, more plan sponsors are contemplating the need for aggressive,...

DC East 2014

March 2, 2014

Once again we will gather the experts in the fields of investments, plan design, and communications to discuss the changes in the industry and...

New Global Regulations and their Potential to Re-Shape the Securities Lending Industry

February 26, 2014

Pending and proposed regulatory reforms are likely to significantly impact future developments within the securities finance industry. To better...

Beyond Domestic Bonds: What, where and how much?

February 12, 2014

Analysis and experience show that going global, particularly when adding Emerging Markets Debt (EMD) and Global High Yield (GHY), can be...

Alternatives in DC Conference

February 11, 2014

Pensions & Investments is gathering industry experts to discuss the topic of alternative investing within DC plans. It’s a strategy that ...

Solving for 2014: Threading the Needle on Rates and Growth

January 14, 2014

As 2014 begins, investors are seeing a more stable global economy, but also stagnant growth, low fixed income yields and the potential for policy...

Pension Settlements Strategies

January 8, 2014

Companies across America are struggling to deal with increasing pension liabilities, and many Fortune 500 companies have already taken dramatic...

Pension Settlements Strategies Conference

December 3, 2013

Is risk transfer the right solution for your plan? Companies across America are struggling to deal with increasing pension liabilities, and many...

DC West 2013

October 27, 2013

Once again we will gather the experts in the fields of investments, plan design, and communications to discuss the changes in the industry and offer...

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