European pension funds are ‘punching below their weight’ when it comes to investments in venture capital (VC), a report by Atomico has stated.
Its State of European Tech report found that in 2022, just 0.024 per cent of pension fund AUM was invested into European VCs, which is in line with the average over the past five years
Ireland’s Pensions Authority has published information on the annual compliance statement (ACS) for 2023 that is provided for under the Pensions Act
Nordic pension funds are now investing more in UK start-ups than their British counterparts, research by Atomico has found
An investment made by Danish pension company Sampension has led to the creation of the European Union’s largest geothermal plant
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
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? AMX Head of Platform Solutions, Aaron Overy, and AMX Product Tax Specialist, Kevin Duggan, discuss with European Pensions editor,
Natalie Tuck, about the options to help ensure good withholding tax outcomes for institutional investors