Upcoming Events

Pensions Age Awards 2024
27 February 2024
Grosvenor House Hotel, Park Lane, London

The Pensions Age Awards aim to reward both the pension schemes and the pension providers across the UK that have proved themselves worthy of recognition in these increasingly challenging economic times. The awards are open to any UK pension scheme or provider firm which serves pension schemes in the UK.


European Pensions Awards 2024
4th July 2024
London Marriott Hotel Grosvenor Square

The European Pensions Awards were launched to give recognition to and honour the investment firms, consultancies and pension providers across Europe that have set the professional standards in order to best serve European pension funds over the past year. The awards are free to enter and open to any pension fund or firm which serves European pension funds.

Deadline for entries: 8 March 2024


Past Events

Irish Pensions Awards
2nd November 2023
5* Shelbourne Hotel Dublin

Now in their 12th successful year, the Irish Pensions Awards continue to go from strength to strength, giving well-deserved recognition to those pension funds, pension providers, advisers and pension professionals who strive to maintain the highest standards of excellence and professionalism in everything they do, despite the challenging economic and political landscape they find themselves operating in.


Pensions Age Autumn Conference 2023
Thursday 14 September 2023
The Waldorf Hilton, London

The Pensions Age Autumn Conference, now a firm favourite in the UK pensions sector, offers pension funds and those working in the pensions sector the opportunity to learn and network alongside their peers at one of the busiest times in UK pensions history.

European Pensions Conference 2023
6th July 2023
London Marriott Hotel Grosvenor Square

The European Pensions Conference returns to London again this year, bringing together key thought-leaders and pension funds from across the European pensions sphere, to discuss some of the major opportunities and challenges facing funds operating in Europe today. Don’t miss your chance – secure your place today! Please note this event is free for Pension Funds, Sponsoring Employers (FD, HR, Pensions Management) and Consultants.

Pensions Age Northern Conference 2023
Wednesday 21 June 2023
Park Plaza, Leeds

The Pensions Age team is delighted to be returning to Leeds for our annual Pensions Age Northern Conference this June. Aimed at pension managers, trustees, FDs, CIOs, advisers, and all those working in the pensions sector, this one day event offers delegates the opportunity to learn and network alongside their peers, and hear from industry experts on topics across the defined benefit and defined contribution space.

Podcast: The benefits of private equity in pension fund portfolios
The outbreak of the Covid-19 pandemic, in which stock markets have seen increased volatility, combined with global low interest rates has led to alternative asset classes rising in popularity. Private equity is one of the top runners in this category, and for good reason.

In this podcast, Munich Private Equity Partners Managing Director, Christopher Bär, chats to European Pensions Editor, Natalie Tuck, about the benefits private equity investments can bring to pension fund portfolios and the best approach to take.

Podcast - The power of three: Using Common Contractual Funds to improve tax outcomes for investors
Large asset owners are still investing in equities in a way where they are taxed on their income. The implication is that they get a poorer return. They need to, and can, improve this, but how?

In this podcast, AMX Head of Client and Manager Development, Aaron Overy, and AMX Product Tax Specialist, Kevin Duggan, discuss with European Pensions Editor, Natalie Tuck, about three options to help ensure good withholding tax outcomes for institutional investors.

Mitigating risk
BNP Paribas Asset Management’s head of pension solutions, Julien Halfon, discusses equity hedging with Laura Blows