Aon Hewitt has found that the proposal to increase PBGC premiums could incentivize plan sponsors to pre-fund, settle liabilities, and adopt de-risking strategies.
News Archive: Dec - 2013
A review of 10 firms’ projections shows widespread bullishness on developed market equities, and a total lack of conviction about emerging markets.
Research from State Street Global Advisors, shared exclusively with aiCIO, has found the last two weeks in December are the optimum time to buy small caps.
Scandinavia’s largest investors fear the UN’s sustainable investment body has governance problems of its own.
EIOPA is concerned about pension funds’ modelling capabilities to handle investing in insurance-linked securities.
Following the state pension CIO's resignation over alleged misconduct, Pennsylvania's treasurer has called for the removal of the board chairman, as well.
Plan sponsors are pairing LDI with glide path strategies and focusing more than ever on funding levels, an SEI poll has found.
From aiCIO Europe's December issue: Kenneth’s investment book is expanding—and he wants to bring lessons gleaned from being on the sell side to the Pension Protection Fund (PPF).
From aiCIO Europe's December issue: The complicated nature of Germany's pension system and its even more complex regulatory mechanisms. Charlie Thomas reports.
From aiCIO Europe's December issue: How investment outsourcing needs to change—or unravel. Elizabeth Pfeuti reports.
From aiCIO Europe's December issue: Charlie Thomas investigates how European CIOs are re-risking in the aftermath of the financial crisis.
From aiCIO Europe's December issue: Elizabeth Pfeuti reports on the next potential bubble.
From aiCIO Europe's December issue: Columnist Paul Craven on the biases we share as humans, and how to counteract them when investing.
From aiCIO Europe's December issue: European Editor Elizabeth Pfeuti on questioning everything and looking with fresh eyes.
From aiCIO Europe's December issue: How much liquidity is enough? Elizabeth Pfeuti reports.