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Five Banks Hit With €1bn In Fines After Banana Split FX Cartel Uncovered

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Barclays, the Royal Bank of Scotland, Citigroup, JPMorgan, UBS and MUFG Bank fined by European Commission over ‘Banana... Read more

Swiss Pension Funds Bounce Back From 2018 Losses

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The average funding ratio of Swiss Pensionskassen declined by more than 5 percentage points during 2018 after the fourth... Read more

LGPS Investment Costs Hit £1bn As Cost Code Sheds Light On Fees

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Public sector pension funds in England and Wales reported higher investment costs after a new code of transparency start... Read more

Analysis: Experts Warn Of Bank Stress Test Impact On Covered Bonds

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ECB’s banking sector stress tests have caused concern among covered bond analysts over the potential impact on the att... Read more

People Moves: BNP Paribas AM Names Global Investment Chief [updated]

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BNP Paribas AM, Jupiter, AllianzGI, PGB, RMC, Kempen, MN, LifeSight, NN IP, ING, Transparency Task Force, Kames, BNY Mel... Read more

UK High Street Chain Shuts £5.6bn DB Scheme

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John Lewis Partnership will switch its staff to an “improved” defined contribution fund after a year of negotiations... Read more

Finlands Mandatum Life Eyes International Growth With Acquisition

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The Nordic insurance company has bought a 20% stake in Swedish alternatives specialist Crescit Asset Management Read more

Master Trust Authorisation Process Attracts 38 Applications

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The UK’s new regulatory regime for multi-employer defined contribution schemes has approved six providers so far Read more

Swedens AP3 Appoints Permanent CIO

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Pablo Bernengo will join the SEK341bn state pension buffer fund from his current CEO role at Öhman Fonder in November Read more

BT Slashes Cost Of Legacy Pension Equalisation

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UK company annual reports are starting to reflect less pessimistic estimates of the cost of October’s court ruling Read more

Cost Transparency Firm Hails Quartet Of Exceptional Asset Managers [updated]

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Chris Sier’s ClearGlass highlights four stand-out performers from 105 manager interactions – although another five h... Read more

Church Fund To Vote Against Entire Exxon Board Over Climate Change

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Church of England’s £8.3bn endowment fund joins forces with New York public pension fund to increase pressure on oil ... Read more

Engineering Scheme Introduces Real Assets Portfolio, Targeting €2.5bn

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Dedicated allocation is to replace PME’s 1.6% alternatives portfolio, comprising forestry and infrastructure Read more

PMT Board: Decision To Fix Contributions Hurt Funding Levels

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A 2014 decision to keep contributions fixed for five years has hurt the €77bn metal industry pension scheme’s fundin... Read more

German Minister Demands Mandatory Workplace Pensions

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At pension association aba’s annual conference in Bonn, politicians appear impatient for improved workplace pensions c... Read more