The Japanese Government Pension Investment Fund, hardly hit by the Covid-19, has yielded -10.71% in the first quarter of 2020.
Japan’s Government Pension Investment Fund (GPIF) sought information on Fund of Funds (FoF) managers for infrastructure focussing on opportunities in the emerging markets.
Several Dutch pension funds have explained, in a forthright way, consequences of the Covid-19 crisis over their bodies and funding ratios.
Kempen Capital Management is acting as fiduciary manager for Pauls Malt Pension and Life Assurance Scheme as well as for the National Centre for Social Research Retirement Benefits Scheme.
In its 20-year history, external managers have helped the Norwegian sovereign wealth fund generating NOK 47bn (€4.1bn) of excess return.
The insurers will invest €1.7bn via existing “Nov” funds, as well as new funds. Requests for proposals are due out shortly.
Alain Godard, managing director of the European Investment Fund, explains how the €40bn fund was rapidly mobilised before a pan-European support plan.
The Public Investment Fund (PIF) acquired stakes worth $1bn in four European oil giants.
Well-designed closing auctions attract natural liquidity and contribute to price discovery, said NBIM.