Some of functionality may not work while you disabled JavaScript. Enable JavaScript for better User Exprience.

pehub.com April 15, 2019

Board Members Want CalPERS To Start Co-Investing

To enable us to keep providing these services free of charge, we reserve the right to contact you with special invitations to sample or purchase private equity-related products. By submitting this free subscription request for any of these products, you are also consenting to this communication.
Read by 32% of LPs

April 10, 2019

Arizona State Retirement System Using Tech To 'Slice-And-Dice' Investment Opportunities | Eric Glass, Senior Portfolio Manager | Q&A

Eric Glass is a senior portfolio manager at the Arizona State Retirement System, where he oversees the private market portfolio. In this interview, he shares the reasons behind ASRS' success in the last decade, why they are less bureaucratic than their pension peers, and how the investment office is using cutting edge tools to analyze investment opportunities.
Read by 79% of LPs

bbc.co.uk April 10, 2019

Stagecoach Barred From Rail Franchise Bids In Pensions Row - Bbc News

The transport group says it is "extremely concerned" after being disqualified over a pensions row. : Stagecoach says it is "extremely concerned" after the Department for Transport (DfT) barred it from three UK rail franchise bids. The DfT says the bids for the East Midlands, South Eastern and West Coast franchises were "non-compliant" because they did not meet pensions rules. Martin Griffiths, chief executive of Scotland-based Stagecoach, has called for an "urgent meeting" with the DfT. Mr Griffiths said in a statement: "We are extremely concerned at both the DfT's decision and its timing.
Read by 48% of LPs

reuters.com April 10, 2019

Retiring Late: As Pensions Underwhelm, More Japanese Opt To Prolong Employment

* Japan's elderly dependency ratio at highest among OECD members. : TOKYO (Reuters) - Yasuhiro Furuse could have retired two years ago, but he wasn't entirely happy with his pension income and had to put any such thoughts to bed. It was just as well for Furuse's employer Orix Corp, a financial services group, which would have struggled to find a replacement, with Japan's jobless rate at 26-year lows. This win-win arrangement, increasingly common in Japan, highlights a structural and policy challenge facing the world's third-biggest economy.
Read by 68% of LPs

pensionsage.com April 09, 2019

Ppf 7800 Index Deficit Increases As Funding Level Falls - Pensions Age Magazine

The PPF 7800 Index deficit increased from PS8.6bn to PS43.9bn over March, an increase of PS35.3bn, the Pension Protection Fund (PPF) has revealed.
Read by 51% of LPs

realassets.ipe.com April 08, 2019

Fund For Uk Pension Schemes Invests In Ground Rents Of PS1bn Hotel Portfolio | News | Ipe Ra

Alpha Real Capital's Index Linked Income Fund gains exposure to London assets. : Alpha Real Capital has invested in the ground rents of a PS1bn (EUR1.16bn) portfolio of central London hotels. It is the largest transaction for the company's PS1.4bn Index Linked Income Fund, which targets inflation-linked income for UK defined benefit pension schemes. The three hotels were acquired earlier this year by Queensgate Investments, which has leased them to Fattal Hotel Group.
Read by 60% of LPs

realassets.ipe.com April 08, 2019

Fund For Uk Pension Schemes Invests In Ground Rents Of PS1bn Hotel Portfolio | News | Ipe Ra

Alpha Real Capital's Index Linked Income Fund gains exposure to London assets. : Alpha Real Capital has invested in the ground rents of a PS1bn (EUR1.16bn) portfolio of central London hotels. It is the largest transaction for the company's PS1.4bn Index Linked Income Fund, which targets inflation-linked income for UK defined benefit pension schemes. The three hotels were acquired earlier this year by Queensgate Investments, which has leased them to Fattal Hotel Group.
Read by 55% of LPs

dealstreetasia.com April 04, 2019

Two Australian Pension Funds Explore Merger To Create $78B Behemoth

First State Super and VicSuper Pty signed a non-binding memorandum of understanding and believe a merger could "deliver significant benefits to members". The post Two Australian pension funds explore merger to create $78b behemoth appeared first on DealStreetAsia.
Read by 68% of LPs

dealstreetasia.com April 03, 2019

New York Pension Fund Commits $250M Into Cvc Capital's Fifth Asia Fund

The Asia-focused vehicle will target control, co-control investments across Asia, primarily Southeast Asia. The post New York pension fund commits $250m into CVC Capital's fifth Asia fund appeared first on DealStreetAsia.
Read by 43% of LPs

bloomberg.com April 02, 2019

Greenoak Said To Sell Tokyo's Aoyama Building To Gaw Capital

Private equity firm GreenOak Real Estate LP has sold Tokyo's Aoyama Building to affiliates of Gaw Capital, according to people familiar with the matter. Gaw Capital is paying around $800 million to $850 million for the 13-story office tower, the people said, asking not to be identified because the information is private. It invested through a so-called separately managed account for clients including a Korean pension fund, the people said.
Read by 58% of LPs