P&I/Willis Towers Watson Megafunds 2017

Pensions & Investments' annual look at trends among the world's 300 largest retirement funds.

Published: September 04, 2017

P&I/Willis Towers Watson Megafunds 2016

The good times have well and truly stopped rolling for the world's largest retirement funds, despite all-time highs across global stock markets.

Published: September 05, 2016

P&I/Towers Watson World MegaFunds 2015

Large contributions, equity push boost assets 3.7% to $9.79 trillion.

Published: September 07, 2015

P&I/Towers Watson World MegaFunds: 2014

Assets of the world's largest 300 retirement funds increased 6.2% in 2013, the fifth straight year of growth, but at a slower pace than in 2012.

Published: September 01, 2014

P&I/Towers Watson World MegaFunds: 2013

Assets of the world's largest 300 retirement funds increased by 9.8% in 2012, eclipsing the 1.9% growth rate from the previous year, according to an annual survey conducted by Pensions & Investments and Towers Watson & Co.

Published: September 02, 2013

P&I/Towers Watson World MegaFunds: 2012

In a year of poor equity returns, assets of the world's 300 largest retirement funds rise 1.9%.

Published: September 03, 2012

P&I/Towers Watson World MegaFunds

The world's largest 300 retirement funds grew 10.9% in 2010 to a record $12.5 trillion, according to an annual survey conducted by Pensions & Investments and Towers Watson & Co. The growth outpaced 2009's increase of 8.2% and was the second straight positive year since assets tumbled 12.6% in 2008.

Published: September 05, 2011

P&I/Towers Watson World 300 - the largest retirement funds

The world's largest 300 pension funds enjoyed a respite in 2009 from one of the most destructive economic storms to emerge in recent times, growing 8.2% to $11.3 trillion in total assets, according to an annual survey conducted by Pensions & Investments and Towers Watson & Co.

Published: September 06, 2010
Tough year for top players

Tough year for top players

The world's largest 300 retirement funds shrank 12.6% in 2008, according to the annual survey conducted by P&I and Watson Wyatt Worldwide. The decline — just the second in 20 years — is the largest drop since P&I ran the first ranking in 1989.

Published: September 07, 2009