Pension Fund

Pension funds can fill infrastructure financing gaps

Sunday mail Tawanda Musarurwa For some time now, pension funds in Zimbabwe have struggled to find investment assets that consistently and steadily increase their members’ mutual funds. But maybe the assets these funds were looking for were hiding in plain sight. A 2013 World Bank report titled “Zimbabwe’s Infrastructure: A …

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PennantPark Appoints Pete Mitchell as Managing Director,

NEW YORK, Aug.25, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – PennantPark Investment Advisers, LLC, a leading middle market credit platform, today announced that Pete Mitchell has joined the company as Managing Director, responsible for private fundraising. Mitchell will lead private vehicle fundraising at PennantPark as the company continues to expand its private credit …

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Latest coronavirus: Covid-19 wave crests in New York City as storm ends celebration

The London offices are mostly abandoned and no one knows how many people will return when, but some investors Bet on the workspace.. The question is Whether that confidence is sufficient or reckless, the sharp post-pandemic drop in the value of the new office has yet to materialize. Thai police …

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DIY strategies are a “better and cheaper way” to make ESG investments – DB & Derisking

A combination of digitalization of the investment management industry value chain, central environmental, social and governance factors and the need for investors to customize their index strategies has created the perfect storm for asset owners. . Daniel Leveau, head of investor solutions at Sigtech, said new exchange-traded fund index products …

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Vesttoo raises $ 6 million Series A to promote growth of multibillion-dollar insurance program

TEL AVIV, Israel, August 9, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Vest, one of the world’s leading alternative reinsurance and investment platforms, announces it has raised $ 6 million in a Series A round of funding led by Hanaco companies. The round is part of Hanaco’s broader investment strategy in Vesttoo, …

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PSERS posts record investment gains but lags behind its peers

Pennsylvania’s largest pension fund, battered by an ongoing FBI investigation and a deep schism in its board of directors, has announced good news: Investment returns have jumped a record 25% in over the past year, bringing the fund’s value to over $ 70 billion. “Take advantage of it,” Brian Carl, …

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Biden administration to launch Trump-era African-American trade and investment initiative

US President Joe Biden chats with South African President Cyril Ramaphosa as they arrive for a working session at the G7 summit in Carbis Bay, Cornwall, Britain June 12, 2021. Photo: Leon Neal / Getty Images US President Joe Biden chats with South African President Cyril Ramaphosa as they arrive …

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Corporate plan funding ratios decline in July

Funding ratios for U.S. corporate pension plans fell in July, according to reports from Legal & General Investment Management America and Mercier. LGIMA found in its Monthly Retirement Solutions Tracker that the funding ratio of a typical company pension plan fell 0.7 percentage points to 89.2% in July, mainly due …

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New York pension fund warns Unilever about ban on sale of Ben & Jerry’s

The main pension fund for employees and retirees of the State of New York State on Friday warned the parent company of Ben & Jerry, Unilever, that it could restrict its investments in the company because of the decision of the ice cream maker to stop sales in the territories …

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PensionTech pinBox raises seed fund to provide micro-pension to needy

pinBox, a global PensionTech that works to provide a digital micro-pension and social security inclusion, has raised $ 1 million in funding from Business catalysts (Vcats), an integrated incubator, as well as the 9licornes accelerator fund. Founded in 2016 by industry veterans Parul Seth Khanna and Gautam Bhardwaj, pinBox uses …

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