Money managers, consultants and investors are for the first time being forced to take seriously the potential for a breakup of the United Kingdom.
September 15, 2014
The U.K. government intends for Britain to become the first Western country to issue a bond in China's currency, the renminbi, said U.K. Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne.
September 12, 2014 | 02:42 pm
British Medical Association Staff Pension Scheme, London, hired Buck Consultants as investment consultant.
September 12, 2014 | 12:32 pm
Nik Amlizan Mohamed has been named chief investment officer of Kumpulan Wang Persaraan (KWAP), Malaysia's pension fund for federal employees.
September 12, 2014 | 10:46 am
An agreement on forming a cooperative capital markets regulatory system was announced this week by Canadian Finance Minister Joe Oliver and ministers of four Canadian provinces.
September 11, 2014 | 02:11 pm
Canadian pension fund assets were up 5.3% in the first quarter, totaling C$1.412 trillion (US$1.29 trillion) as of March 31, Statistics Canada, the government's statistics agency, reported Wednesday.
September 11, 2014 | 10:41 am
Alpha Strategic has made a minority revenue share investment in U.S. alternative money management firm Premium Point Investments.
September 11, 2014 | 01:30 pm
AXA SA, France's largest insurer, is in advanced talks with bidders including Manulife Financial to sell its pension fund unit in Hong Kong.
September 11, 2014 | 01:23 pm
U.K. employers expect only 40% on average of their employees to buy an annuity to fund their retirement once the government's new rules over defined contribution plans come into effect, beginning in...
September 11, 2014 | 01:09 pm
Honyu Fung and Jason Pang joined AXA Investment Managers’ Asian fixed-income team in Hong Kong.
September 11, 2014 | 12:17 pm
Gustaf Hagerud will join Kestrel Partners in London as a partner.
September 11, 2014 | 12:05 pm
Greater Manchester Pension Fund, Manchester, England, rehired GVA Grimley to run its real estate venture fund.
September 11, 2014 | 11:56 am
Nomura Asset Management Co. has formed a 50-50 joint venture in Shenzhen with Shenzhen Hua Xia Ren He Capital Management Co. to offer China-domiciled private equity funds and venture capital funds to ...
September 10, 2014 | 04:20 am
Lord Jonathan Hill of Oareford was named commissioner for financial stability, financial service and capital markets union at the European Commission.
September 10, 2014 | 04:12 pm
According to the Investment Management Association's latest survey, pension fund clients accounted for 51.2% of the United Kingdom's £2.6 trillion institutional market as of Dec. 31. Corporate...