After improved returns, AP3 will focus on a management model based on risk categories.
The German carmaker completed the largest-ever insurance transaction with a pension scheme.
The regulator seeks to help finance a shortfall in the Nortel UK pension plans.
Michael Smith at UF and James Walsh at Ivy League Cornell cite personal reasons, pursuit of new challenges.
New regulatory changes would permit Mexican pension funds to directly invest in individual stocks.
Standard & Poor's 500 companies' aggregate U.S. and non-U.S. pension deficit and average funded status showed signs of optimism last year -- as of December 31, the average funded status increased to 84%, up from 78% a year earlier.
The $200 billion pension fund has stepped up its oversight on placement agents or pension-fund middlemen.
With a combined $2.35 trillion in assets for pensions, health care and non-pension retirement programs for current and retired workers, the report shows states need $1 trillion to match their liabilities.
The US regulator's decision depends on whether the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) implements strict pay-to-play rules prohibiting activities by registered broker-dealers acting as placement agents.
International-oriented ETFs helped boost the value of the university's US securities at the end of last year.
Companies are increasingly outsourcing risk by offloading defined benefit pension scheme liabilities, research from consultants Hymans Robertson shows.
Signatories to the compact are committed to reporting annually on company progress in implementing environmental, labor, social and corporate governance goals.
Mercer has expanded coverage in North America, Europe and Australia.
Following the financial crisis with corporate pension plans looking to minimize risk, SEI’s poll shows that other focus areas include stress testing portfolio, evaluating investment approach and defining fiduciary roles.