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SME Funding Level Index - Quarter 1, 2012
SME Funding Level Index
Investment Solutions
14 May 2012 United Kingdom Surpluses and Deficits, Investment - General, Funding and Minimum Funding Requirement
The funding levels of typical SME pension schemes increased by 4.2% during the first three months of 2012, according to Investment Solutions' latest Funding Level Index. The funding level improved on both the asset and liability sides, as equity markets rallied, credit spreads narrowed and gilt yields rose. 

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 >> May 2012 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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SME Funding Level Index - Quarter 4, 2011
SME Funding Level Index
Investment Solutions
6 Feb 2012 United Kingdom Surpluses and Deficits, Investment - Performance, Funding and Minimum Funding Requirement
The funding levels of typical SME pension schemes fell by 1.7% during the final three months of 2011, according to Investment Solution's latest Funding Level Index. A sharp rebound of global stock markets and the FTSE All Share Index rising by 8.4% softened the negative trend for the quarter.

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 2012 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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SME Funding Level Index - Quarter 1, 2011
SME Funding Level Index
Investment Solutions
4 Nov 2011 United Kingdom Surpluses and Deficits, Investment - Performance, Funding and Minimum Funding Requirement
Investment Solutions' SME Funding Level Index says that over the first quarter of 2011, UK equities rose by 1%, and global developed markets rose 2.4%.

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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SME Funding Level Index - Quarter 2, 2011
SME Funding Level Index
Investment Solutions
4 Nov 2011 United Kingdom Surpluses and Deficits, Investment - Performance, Funding and Minimum Funding Requirement
Investment Solutions's SME Funding Level Index shows that the average pension scheme witnessed a decline in its funding level over Quarter 2 2011 as falling gilt yields lead to an increase in liabilities, which although partially offset by rising equity markets.

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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SME Funding Level Index - Quarter 3, 2011
SME Funding Level Index
Investment Solutions
4 Nov 2011 United Kingdom Surpluses and Deficits, Investment - Performance, Funding and Minimum Funding Requirement
The funding levels of typical SME pension schemes fell by 12% during Quarter 3 of 2011, according to Investment Solution's latest Funding Level Index. They were impacted by falling asset values and a sharp rise in liabilities, while Gilt yields fell to their lowest yield in recorded history.

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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Hedge Funds: Do they have a place in a pension fund portfolio?
Hedge funds and pension fund portfolios
Investment Solutions
Oct 2002 South Africa Investment - Hedge Funds

Investment Solutions believes that correctly researched hedge funds do have a place in a balanced portfolio. Any single hedge strategy or single hedge fund, carries with it significant levels of risk, sometimes higher than that of a competing long-only fund. The best way to manage this risk is through the fund of hedge fund approach. 

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 2002 or click here (this link will not work in all circumstances). For further information about Perspective click here.

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