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Border to Coast CEO: “Any sense of competition rather than collaboration is not really what we want”

Border to Coast Pensions Partnership CEO Rachel Elwell tells Mona Dohle about the challenge of developing a common investment strategy for 12 LGPS schemes.

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Local treasuries award multi-asset mandate

Local treasuries award multi-asset mandate

Six local borough councils have awarded a £30m multi-asset mandate in a sign that demand for the asset class, which has had a challenging start of the year, might increase again.

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Local authorities bolster infrastructure collaboration

Local authorities bolster infrastructure collaboration

Local government pension schemes (LGPS) invested in the GLIL Infrastructure platform have committed an additional £550m investment to the cross-pool collaboration.

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Border to Coast hires external managers

Border to Coast hires external managers

Local government pension scheme (LGPS) pool Border to Coast has appointed the first external managers for its £1.2bn UK equity fund due to be launched later this year.

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Master trust consolidation raises transparency question

Master trust consolidation raises transparency question

The Pensions Regulator (TPR) is refusing to name the 30 master trusts that exited the multi-employer workplace pension market ahead of the authorisation deadline.

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