Nations must address the inadequacy of their retirement income systems in the face of declining birth rates and a rapidly aging population, said the latest annual Melbourne Mercer Global Pension...
October 24, 2016 | 03:07 pm
Almost 90% of U.K. active equity strategies underperformed the benchmark over the year ended June 30, a fourfold increase on the proportion of strategies that underperformed the benchmark in the 2015 ...
October 24, 2016 | 10:42 am
San Jose Police & Fire Department Retirement Plan should not change its investment with Och-Ziff Capital Management, despite the firm's African subsidiary's bribery charge settlement, said Ron Kumar, ...
October 21, 2016 | 03:25 pm
Japan's Government Pension Investment Fund is looking for investment consultants to advise the ¥129.7 trillion ($1.25 trillion), Tokyo-based pension fund on its allocations to alternative asset...
October 21, 2016 | 03:49 pm
Ireland Strategic Investment Fund, Dublin, hired eight money managers for global portfolio transaction strategy and management services.
October 21, 2016 | 03:42 pm
Jun Arima joined Japan's Government Pension Investment Fund as a director, overseeing the ¥129.7 trillion ($1.25 trillion) pension fund's external asset manager selections for global public...
October 21, 2016 | 01:13 pm
The U.K. government is preparing to sell the private equity portfolio it inherited when it took on the Royal Mail PLC pension fund's assets and liabilities, people familiar with the matter said.
October 20, 2016 | 02:47 pm
The defined benefit system in the U.K. is fragmented, inflexible and is not working as it should, shows research for the interim report of the Pension and Lifetime Savings Association's DB task force.
October 20, 2016 | 02:34 pm
A new U.K. bill calling for increased regulation of multiple-employer defined contribution plans, known as master trusts, has been welcomed by the retirement industry.
October 20, 2016 | 02:26 pm
The European Central Bank left interest rates and its monthly asset purchase program unchanged, with money managers looking toward the bank's December meeting for guidance on future monetary policy.
October 20, 2016 | 01:58 pm
Guild Trustee Services, the Sydney-based trustee for roughly A$1.3 billion ($1 billion) in retirement assets, hired Russell Investments to provide investment advice and investment management services ...
October 20, 2016 | 12:19 pm
AustralianSuper and IFM Investors have agreed to pay A$16.2 billion ($12.3 billion) to the Australian state of New South Wales for a 99-year lease on the state's Ausgrid electricity distribution...
October 20, 2016 | 04:40 am
The New Zealand Superannuation Fund Wednesday unveiled a climate change strategy, aimed at improving investment returns while making its NZ$31.4 billion portfolio more resilient to long-term, climate-...
October 19, 2016 | 12:56 am
Automatic enrollment in the U.K. has been a success so far, but things are about to get more difficult, warned Richard Harrington, the parliamentary undersecretary of state for pensions.
October 19, 2016 | 02:18 pm
Pensioenfonds ING hired BlackRock and AXA Investment Managers to run about €10 billion ($11 billion) each for its liability-matching portfolio.