M&A Surge Throws Health Care Pension Plans off Investment Game
As mergers sweep the U.S. health care industry, retirement sponsors grappling with integration are looking to the corporate world for a way forward.
October 31, 2016
Liabilities Squeeze U.S. State Pensions, but Reform Is Slow
With total unfunded liabilities of about $1 trillion, state retirement systems must find ways to slash costs.
September 24, 2015
Retirement Plan Sponsors Seek a Breakup from Mutual Funds
Sponsors of 401(k) plans and their participants are leaving mutual funds for more cost-effective structures.
August 31, 2015
Generali Looks to Private Placement for Yield
The Italian insurer’s strategy to beef up returns during a soft period for fixed income is to approach potential borrowers directly.
May 5, 2015
Schroders: Keep the Returns, Hold the Volatility
The U.K. asset management firm’s MAPS division’s strategy for pension funds involves multiasset strategies that build in market shocks before they happen.
April 6, 2015
Mercer Axes Four Of Alt Research Team
The investment consulting unit of Mercer has laid off four members of its alternative research group.
November 20, 2011
CIO Of Pension Firm Syntrus Achmea Quits
Marjolein Sol, CIO of Dutch pensions manager Syntrus Achmea, is stepping down.
November 17, 2011
Pensions Trust Picks Caradano For Growth Plan
The Pensions Trust has selected London-based Cardano as its investment adviser.
November 15, 2011
Mercer To Be Global Actuary For Sandvik
Swedish global engineering group Sandvik is setting up a global pension risk management strategy for its workforce in more than 15 countries.
November 14, 2011
Nevada Plan Picks Arnerich Massena
Investment consulting firm Arnerich Massena has been appointed as investment consultant by Carson City–based, Nevada Public Employees’ Deferred Compensation Program.
November 7, 2011