Keyword: liability driven investing

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The novel coronavirus has introduced unprecedented volatility to financial markets and is taking its toll on pension plans. We’ve seen sharp corrections in most equity markets. At its lowest point in the correction to date, the S&P 500 lost 34 per cent of its value, from its peak in February. The TSX, which has also […]

DB plans are better funded but expect returns to slump

Defined benefit pension plans are lowering their long-term return expectations, according to research from U.S. consulting firm, NEPC. According to the NEPC’s survey of corporate and healthcare DB pensions, a third of plan sponsors now have a return assumption of six per cent or less, compared with 20 per cent that said the same in […]

  • By: Staff
  • November 20, 2019 February 23, 2021
  • 09:42
LDI In An Era of Rock Bottom Rates

With interest rates so low, can plan sponsors still pull the LDI trigger?

  • By: Staff
  • May 26, 2016 September 13, 2019
  • 11:41
HOOPP Funded Position Up, Returns Down

LDI keeps HOOPP's funded status in positive territory.

Private Sector Plans Seeking Liability Settlement: Survey

Long-term risk management focus for DB plans: Survey.

  • By: Staff
  • November 12, 2015 September 13, 2019
  • 10:05
Embracing LDI? Don’t Forget Your Free Lunch

Coverage of the 2014 Risk Management Conference

Lack of Pension Staff a Barrier For LDI

Cole: many pension funds don't have enough in-house expertise.

Video: Why Has LDI Been a Tough Sell?

Coverage of the 2011 Risk Management Conference.

Inflation Risk – Why It’s Time To Hedge

And why it's not time to worry about interest rate risk.

  • March 17, 2011 September 13, 2019
  • 11:53
LDI: Are You Hedging the Right Risk?

Interest rates versus inflation.

  • March 10, 2011 September 13, 2019
  • 09:57