Towers Watson, EIOPA, PKA, IMF, John van Markwijk, Environment Agency, Credit Suisse, Townsend

 

 

 

 

Dear Dr Hazel Henderson

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Brussels unlikely to base IORP on any of three QIS scenarios, says Towers Watson

 

EUROPE – Consultancy notes differing impact of scenarios, with one resulting in £1.2trn UK surplus.

 

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Obituary: John van Markwijk, CIO of Dutch fund PME

 

Financial instability shifting from banks to pensions – IMF

 

PKA alternatives subsidiary to double staff by summer

Environment Agency hires Townsend for real-assets push

 

Swiss funds benefit from strong equity returns over Q1

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From the April issue of IPE

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

How We Run Our Money: Swimming against the tide

Nina Röhrbein speaks to Jari Puhakka, CIO of Finland’s Etera Mutual Pension Insurance.

 

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Pensions in Germany: Forced into strategic moves

 

Occupational pension funds are adapting their investment strategies to continuing low-interest rates and the impending IORP Directive, reports Nina Röhrbein..

 

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On the record: Passive plays

 

Martin Koneberg, deputy head of alternatives at BVK in Germany, Inger Huus Pedersen, head of fixed income at PKA in Denmark and Bruno de Haas, head of policy and research at PNO Media in the Netherlands discuss their fund’s currency strategies.

 

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