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UK Pension Plan Sponsors Struggle With Funding Crisis
UK Pension Plan Sponsors Struggle With Funding Crisis
Greenwich Associates
21 Nov 2011 United Kingdom Scheme Issues & Trends, Scheme Design (inc. DB & DC), Funding and Minimum Funding Requirement
According to Greenwich Associates' latest study of pension funds in the United Kingdom, half of corporate pension plan sponsors are now hiring an investment consultant to advise their corporate chief financial officers about pension concerns.

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 2011 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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Public and Private Sector Pensions: A Dangerous Divide
Public and Private Sector Pensions: A Dangerous Divide
Greenwich Associates
Feb 2011 United States Scheme Design (inc. DB & DC), Countries - US
According to new research by Greenwich Associates, new employees in the private sector will be unable to participate in traditional DB pensions, as 45% of existing US corporate DB plans are closed to new employees.

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 >> Feb 2011 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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One-In-Five Large UK Companies Considering Selling Off Pension Liabilities
One-In-Five Large UK Companies Considering Selling Off Pension Liabilities
Greenwich Associates
5 Nov 2008 United Kingdom Scheme Design (inc. DB & DC), Investment - General, Funding and Minimum Funding Requirement
 Even before the onset of the global financial crisis, 20% of large UK corporate pension plan sponsors were giving serious thought to selling off their final salary pension obligations in whole or in part, according to the results of Greenwich Associates' 2008 United Kingdom Pension Fund Study.

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 2008 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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Rising Tide in Japanese Investment Management
Japanese fund professionals discuss key market trends.
Greenwich Associates
3 Nov 2006 Japan Worldwide News, Surpluses and Deficits, Scheme Issues & Trends, Occupations/Industry Sectors, Investment - Performance, Investment - Management, Investment - General, Funding and Minimum Funding Requirement, Countries - excl. European Union and US
All Japanese funds have benefited from robust market returns, and the strengthening economy has given corporate plan sponsors in particular the breathing room to increase contribution levels, according to a new report by Greenwich Associates.

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 2006 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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Shifts in the Japanese Social Contract
Shifts in the Japanese Social Contract
Greenwich Associates
24 Oct 2005 Japan Surpluses and Deficits, Investment - General
According to Greenwich Associates' latest research, from 2008 approximately one-quarter of all Japanese defined benefit pension plans will be closed to new employees, largely due to the difficulties in keeping plan funding at an adequate level. The research shows two-thirds of Japanese financial institutions and plan sponsors are planning to change their asset allocations, with 55% of institutional investors in Japan investing in hedge funds.

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 2005 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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Canadian Pension Funds: New Freedom to Address a Familiar Problem
Canadian Pension Funds: New Freedom to Address a Familiar Problem
Greenwich Associates
24 Oct 2005 Canada Investment - General, Funding and Minimum Funding Requirement
According to new research from Greenwich Associates, the biggest problem facing Canadian funds is underfunding. The research shows that for the period 2003-2004 Canadian funds reduced domestic equity allocations but increased domestic fixed income and alternative asset classes, and the average funding ratio increased from 95% in 2003 to 97% in 2004.

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 2005 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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The Continental European Dilemma: improving investment returns in a risk-averse environment
Decline in pension fund solvency
Greenwich Associates
29 Sep 2005 Europe (including EU) Pan European Pension Funds, Investment - Performance, Investment - General, European Union issues, Accounting
A report by Greenwich Associates suggests that continental Europe's pension funds and other institutional investors face a dilemma: How can they improve returns in an environment that increasingly encourages institutions to adopt a conservative stance in their investing? The report on the European investment management industry reveals that solvency ratios at Continental pension funds continued to deteriorate in 2005.

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 >> Sep 2005 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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The Twilight of Defined Benefit?
The Twilight of Defined Benefit?
Greenwich Associates
23 Feb 2005 United States Investment - General, Countries - US
This research reveals that defined benefit (DB) plan sponsors that are facing funding shortfalls and are unable or unwilling to make sizable capital contributions may be at a crossroads and face the choice of relying on investment returns to bridge the funding gap, or closing their defined benefit plans to new employees.

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 >> Feb 2005 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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The Twilight of Defined Benefit?
U.S. institutional investors comment on trends in investment strategy, asset allocation, and compens
Greenwich Associates
23 Feb 2005 United States Scheme Issues & Trends, Investment - Management, Investment - General, Countries - US
Research by Greenwich Associates reveals that defined benefit (DB) plan sponsors that are facing funding shortfalls and are unable or unwilling to make sizeable capital contributions may be at a crossroads: rely on investment returns to bridge the funding gap, or close their defined benefit plans to new employees.

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 >> Feb 2005 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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Asset Allocation Strategies Target Incremental Alpha
U.S. plan sponsor and endowment executives discuss asset allocation and other market trends
Greenwich Associates
23 Feb 2005 United States Investment - Management, Investment - General, Countries - US, Administration
Pension plan sponsors in the United States are confronted with a serious challenge in funding and solvency ratios that remain persistently low despite two years of relatively strong market performance. Some of the problems they face are the result of secular trends over which plan sponsors have little control, such as changes in market regulations, overall interest rate and market conditions, and in the case of corporate sponsors, their companies' own ability or willingness to make contributions to their pension programmes.

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 >> Feb 2005 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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Asian Equity Investors: Bullish And Hungry For Ideas
Asian Investment Market
Greenwich Associates
Feb 2005 WORLDWIDE Investment - General
According to this research, institutional investors in Asia expect another year of double digit returns from local equity markets and bullish Asian institutions are readily rewarding brokers who offer promising investment ideas.

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 >> Feb 2005 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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Japanese Equities: Are Institutions and Brokers at Cross Currents?
Japanese institutional investment
Greenwich Associates
Jan 2005 Japan Investment - General
According to this research, institutional equity investors in Japan have not experienced cutbacks in sell side research and sales resources to the same degree seen by their counterparts in other markets around the world. However, this research suggests that Japanese institutions might be relying too heavily on their brokers for essential research and services.

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 >> Jan 2005 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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Asian Fixed Income Investors: More Sophisticated and Better Prepared
Asian Fixed Income Investors
Greenwich Associates
Jan 2005 WORLDWIDE Investment - General
According to this research, fixed income trading volume in Asia grew threefold from 2001 to 2004 and fixed income assets under management by Asian investors soared 65% over the past 12 months.

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 >> Jan 2005 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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Nearly Half of UK Private Sector Pension Funds Closed To New Employees
Strategic and tactical challenges facing corporate and local authority pension plans
Greenwich Associates
Nov 2004 United Kingdom Scheme Issues & Trends
According to this research, almost half of UK private sector pension funds are now closed to new employees and, despite the strong equity markets of 2003, a quarter of UK corporate pension plans have assets covering only 85% or less of their projected benefit obligations.

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.

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Despite Market Recovery, One Third of Continental Pension Plans are still Underfunded
Trends in institutional funding ratios, asset mixes and investment strategies
Greenwich Associates
Nov 2004 Europe (including EU) Investment - General, Scheme Issues & Trends
According to this research, more than a third of continental European pension funds do not hold enough assets fully to fund estimated future benefit obligations despite the market recovery of 2003 and the fact that many corporate plan sponsors made hefty contributions to their pension plans last year.

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.

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