AP1 reported a net return of 10.9% in the six months ended June 30, with assets increasing nearly 10% to $51 billion.
The U.K. government is seeking views from trustees and plan sponsors on its draft collective defined contribution plan regulation.
Abrdn CIO Rod Paris is retiring and plans to leave the renamed Aberdeen Standard Life at the end of the year.
Varma Mutual Pension Insurance Co. named Sampsa Ratia as director of real estate investments, effective Aug. 16.
The European Commission is delaying an upcoming deadline under its ESG disclosure regulation by six months to aid a smooth transition.
KKR closed its latest European real estate fund, Real Estate Partners Europe II, at $2.2 billion.
U.K. defined contribution multiemployer plan LifeSight pledged to cut half of its carbon emissions in its default funds by 2030.
Broker TP ICAP is set to launch a cryptoassets trading platform for institutional investors later this year.
Chrysalis Investments invested $104 million in global retirement savings technology platform provider Smart.
Asset owners in Europe are keen to deploy more capital into social bonds but say they are challenged by limited opportunities.
Fossil-fuel financing by U.S. fixed-income ETFs increased by 72% in 2020, despite money manager pledges to cut emissions from portfolios.
P+, Pensionskassen for Akademikere, wants its participants to learn about P+'s portfolio exclusions policy through an online game.
Investors in Europe make progress toward matching their securities lending programs with their ESG policies, but they say hurdles remain.
Alecta invested $100 million in a social bond aimed at promoting healthy living in emerging markets.
Government Pension Fund Global may be forced to divest some weapons suppliers from its portfolio due to new exclusion requirements.
U.K. pension funds are concerned that the latest proposal from the U.K. regulator could force them to reduce allocations to illiquids.
QNB Group and VTB Capital Investment Management partnered to attract institutional investment into their respective countries.
Redington created two sustainable investment roles as part of plans to further integrate responsible investment into its proposition.
Strathclyde Pension Fund could divest fossil fuel-linked investments worth $88 million.