Last night a series of votes took place in the UK House of Commons. The purpose of the votes was to establish a potential way forward for the Brexit negotiations that could command the support of a majority of members of Parliament (MPs).
UK pension funds are moving to globalise their real estate holdings, taking advantage of increased diversification benefits and greater scale of investment opportunities.
John Bilton, Head of Global Multi-Asset Strategy, discusses the themes of our 2017 Long-Term Capital Market Assumptions.
This week, the Federal Reserve (Fed) revealed itself to be even more dovish than generally perceived, both in the caution with which it assesses the current state of the economy and in its projections for the economy and interest rates.
Bond yields remain at or near historic lows around the world, leading to a substantial increase in the value of pension plan liabilities.
Learn how J.P. Morgan creates customized plans to help clients implement a liability driven investment (LDI) strategy.
UK pension plans concerned about how to invest in a volatile, late cycle environment may want to consider two practices: continue effective rebalancing and don’t postpone further duration hedging in anticipation of rising rates.
Recent data releases tentatively point to a recovery in the manufacturing sectors of the major economies.