About Pendragon and what we do
About the people at Pendragon
About our electronic information service
Pensions Surveys
How to contact us
Pendragon home page

Your one point of access to surveys, research and reports for the Pensions Professional

Searching for: researcher is "cass business school"

Surveys listed in reverse order of publication date

Results 1-6 of 6.

Pension scheme governance in a risk-focused world
Pension scheme governance in a risk-focused world
Cass Business School
Oct 2013 United Kingdom Trustees, Corporate Governance
BNY Mellon and Cass Consulting have published a report entitled "Pension scheme governance in a risk-focused world", which aims to help trustees deal with complex pension portfolios. The paper proposes a transparent framework for a risk-based performance monitoring process to enhance and strengthen pension scheme governance.

More details are generally available exclusively to subscribers of Perspective, the electronic pensions legal & regulatory information and news service. To read the summary, subscribers should launch Perspective and navigate via the Table of Documents to PensionSurveys >> Oct 2013 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

1D800835   Click here to contact the authors.
 
Multi-asset class investing and the UK's Local Government Pensions Scheme
Multi-asset class investing and the UK's Local Government Pensions Scheme
Cass Business School
15 Dec 2010 United Kingdom Local Government, Investment - General
According to a new report from Cass’s Centre for Asset Management Research, local government pension schemes (LGPS) should consider diversifying their investment portfolios and not rely so heavily on domestic equities to help reduce the long term risks on their investments.

More details are generally available exclusively to subscribers of Perspective, the electronic pensions legal & regulatory information and news service. To read the summary, subscribers should launch Perspective and navigate via the Table of Documents to PensionSurveys >> Dec 2010 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

57580622   Click here to contact the authors.
 
Cass Business School LAPS Study
Cass Business School LAPS Study
Cass Business School
20 Apr 2010 United Kingdom Surpluses and Deficits, Scheme Amendment, Local Government, Investment - General, Funding and Minimum Funding Requirement, Administration
According to research by the Cass Business School, administrators for the local authority pension scheme (LAPS) in England will soon be faced with stark choices around funding shortfalls and increased contributions. The research concludes that the need for asset increases by the local authorities is now almost guaranteed.

More details are generally available exclusively to subscribers of Perspective, the electronic pensions legal & regulatory information and news service. To read the summary, subscribers should launch Perspective and navigate via the Table of Documents to PensionSurveys >> Apr 2010 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

955379EB   Click here to contact the authors.
 
The economic challenges of an ageing UK population
The economic challenges of an ageing UK population
Cass Business School
13 Jul 2009 United Kingdom Scheme Issues & Trends, Pensioners & Retirement
New research has been published by Les Mayhew, Professor of Statistics at Cass Business School, which examines the economic challenges of an ageing population in the UK. The study concentrates on three types of expectancy - life expectancy, healthy life expectancy and working life expectancy - a change in any one of which has important economic implications.

More details are generally available exclusively to subscribers of Perspective, the electronic pensions legal & regulatory information and news service. To read the summary, subscribers should launch Perspective and navigate via the Table of Documents to PensionSurveys >> Jul 2009 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

B74884CA    
 
Research reveals optimal number of alternative asset classes
Between eight and 10 assets provides the full benefit of diversification
Cass Business School
7 Jul 2008 United Kingdom Investment - General
Research by Professor Andrew Clare and PhD student Nick Motson from Cass Business School shows that a minimum of eight alternative asset classes is the optimum number to maximise the diversification of an investment fund. This research is particularly relevant for pension funds and other institutional investors.

More details are generally available exclusively to subscribers of Perspective, the electronic pensions legal & regulatory information and news service. To read the summary, subscribers should launch Perspective and navigate via the Table of Documents to PensionSurveys >> Jul 2008 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

774290A8   Click here to contact the authors.
 
Immigration or bust: Securing the future viability of the basic state pension
Scenarios facing the UK
Cass Business School
Nov 2004 United Kingdom State Pensions, Pension Reform
According to this research, up to 10 million migrant workers might need to enter the UK between now and 2025 in order to ensure that pensioners can continue to receive 80 a week from the basic state pension.

More details are generally available exclusively to subscribers of Perspective, the electronic pensions legal & regulatory information and news service. To read the summary, subscribers should launch Perspective and navigate via the Table of Documents to PensionSurveys >> Nov 2004 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

EF265721   Click here to contact the authors.
 

Results 1-6 of 6.