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The CERN model: getting more (big) bang for your buck

The CERN model: getting more (big) bang for your buck

European Organisation for Nuclear Research (CERN) Pension Fund CEO and CIO Theodore Economou talks to Chris Panteli about the creation of the fund's groundbreaking investment approach.

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Rooting out true value

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USS members campaign against unethical investment

USS members campaign against unethical investment

Academics belonging to the £40bn Universities Superannuation Scheme (USS) have launched a campaign against the fund’s “morally unacceptable” investments.

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Unilever insures £129m of Section 615 pension liabilities

Unilever insures £129m of Section 615 pension liabilities

Unilever has insured £129m of its pension fund for employees working abroad through a buy-in with Legal & General.

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Banks’ loss is a pension fund’s gain

Banks’ loss is a pension fund’s gain

When ancient Sumerian farmers needed tools they leased them from local officials. And when the officials dutifully noted down who had borrowed what and when, they unwittingly created the first recorded lease agreements.

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Growth in DC requires increased transparency

Growth in DC requires increased transparency

The move from DB to DC in the pensions market is accelerating owing to Automatic Enrolment, and a breaking down of barriers giving scheme members more freedom and choice.

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