The transaction is the latest to take advantage of attractive post-Brexit pricing.
Corporate plan sponsors offer a good example for defined contribution, NEPC says.
Even in low-inflation environments, portfolios remain at risk of inflation surprises, argues Meketa.
Record-low interest rates have wiped out any gains from asset price recovery, writes Chief Research Strategist Bob Collie.
Abbey Life backs the transaction, covering 4,000 UK pensioners.
Spiraling deficits indicate a change to traditional methods is necessary, argues one asset manager.
Large trades made by the industry’s biggest firms can translate into “substantial price pressure,” according to research.
The Bank of England’s first move in more than seven years spells more trouble for UK pension funds.
A £750 million transaction involving the ICI pension indicates that market turmoil post-referendum has opened up attractive pricing for buy-ins and buyouts.
Regulatory incentives encourage American public plans to take excessive risk in order to report better funding ratios, researchers argue.