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US pension funds approach point of no return
JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  THURSDAY, 21 MAY 2020
A new report ranking US public pension funds by their ability to pay future benefits suggests several will likely go insolvent as a result of COVID-19. The issues facing public pension funds in the US are widely known, and while it's not clear how ...
Northern Trust touts new ESG tool to instos
KANIKA SOOD  |  THURSDAY, 30 APR 2020
The fast-growing custodian is pitching a new ESG analytics tools to local superannuation funds and asset managers to track, compare and benchmark their ESG score. Northern Trust, which is best known in Australia as custodian to a number of public sector ...
Pension pots around the world during COVID-19
KANIKA SOOD  |  THURSDAY, 16 APR 2020
Governments around the world are springing into action to leverage and safeguard pension pots during the COVID-19 economic and market turmoil. Australia in March allowed workers to withdraw $10,000 for this financial year and the next from their superannuation ...
BGH Capital, Canadian pension fund shelve NZ acquisition
KANIKA SOOD  |  WEDNESDAY, 1 APR 2020
... Healthcare Group, which is listed on the New Zealand stock exchange, in November agreed to BGH and the Canadian pension fund acquiring all of its shares for $5.70 a share. The transaction was approved by the courts and shareholders, with the last trading ...
Ontario Teachers' takes stake in Sydney desal plant
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  THURSDAY, 26 MAR 2020
... destination for us, particularly as we look to expand our portfolio in the Asia-Pacific region in the coming years." The pension fund is continuing to work side-by-side with Morrison & Co and SDP's management team to ensure SDP fulfils its essential ...
Pension fund acquires Plenary Group business
JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  FRIDAY, 13 MAR 2020
Plenary Asia Pacific is set to offload its North American operations to a $390 billion pension fund. Caisse de depot et placement du Quebec (CDPQ) will acquire Plenary Americas' in addition to the controlling stake already held through its PPP portfolio. ...
Pension fund chief executive retires
JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  THURSDAY, 12 MAR 2020
... (CalSTRS) has announced his will retire later this year. Ehnes has served as chief executive of the $379 billion pension fund since February 2002. The CalSTRS board has commenced a recruitment process for his successor. "We have demonstrated the value ...
Diversity should not exclude white men: Thinking Ahead
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  WEDNESDAY, 11 MAR 2020
... I'd feel marginalised by that. I struggle with that," she said. She shared the story of a man who worked at a UK pension fund trustee who grew up in Northern England and struggled to get a job in London because of his accent and background - despite ...
Pinnacle boutique eyes wholesale market
KANIKA SOOD  |  TUESDAY, 3 MAR 2020
A well-regarded infrastructure boutique, which recently co-invested with HESTA and First State, has opened its strategy to wholesale investors for the first time. Palisade Investment Partners has set up a feeder fund for wholesale investors, which will ...
Lendlease, Canadian pension fund expand partnership
ELIZA BAVIN  |  FRIDAY, 21 FEB 2020
Lendlease and Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (CPP Investments) have announced a $155 million agreement to invest in a new building in South London. In 2018 the Australian property giant and CPP Investments committed to a $2.6 billion Build-to-Rent ...
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