EIOPA, HBS, IORP Directive, Russia’s second pillar, dark pools, Shareholder Spring

EIOPA clarifies role of holistic balance sheet for occupational pensions EUROPE – Chairman Gabriel Bernardino calls for ‘exploration’ of EU-wide savings product. 21/11/12 Dark pools ‘harm market integrity’ – Norwegian oil fund UK charity blasts ‘inconsistent’ approach on pay votes ESG roundup: Climate change, PRI, US SIF, Foreign Corrupt Practices …

IPE.com News: ABP, Dutch FTT, LCP on Irish pensions, IPE-Quest, defined ambition, PGB

ABP: New Dutch government’s plans could slash pensions by 20% NETHERLANDS – Scheme criticises plans to cap tax relief for pension savings. 01/11/12 Dutch pensions industry embraces financial transaction tax Irish pension funds scaling back equity exposure, LCP says Mandate roundup: IPE-Quest, Scottish Enterprise UK roundup: Defined ambition, TUC, JLT, …