Asset Management Culture

Art by Tim Bower

Interrogation: Harshal Chaudhari

Reflections on his first year, de-risking, and how IBM got to the enviable position of having a fully funded plan.

Art by Tim Bower

Interrogation: Brian Pellegrino

What he’s considering after announcing a plan freeze and making a $2.3 billion contribution as UPS explores LDI.

Art by Tim Bower

Interrogation: Bob Hunkeler

His thoughts on date triggers, derivatives, and International Paper’s $1 billion debt offering to fund its DB plan.

The Ins and Outs of Pension Risk Transfers

Following the $1.3 billion group annuity purchase of 45,000 International Paper pensions, Prudential’s senior vice president and actuary shows CIO how it’s done.

UK Pension Funding Gap Widens

Aon Hewitt report shows that funding for the top 5% of pensions plans has risen, while funding for the bottom 5% has fallen.