Monthly Archives: July 2011

¥ trillions await liberation from pooled management

Japan’s corporate pension funds have twice as much money entrusted to pooled accounts run by life companies and trust banks as they have under mandates with specific investment goals and terms of reference awarded to asset managers. Figures published recently by … Continue reading

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Scoring from GPIF’s treasure trove

The world’s largest institutional investor entered a new era last year — and shrank. At the start of the fiscal term on 1 April, the Government Pension Investment Fund had assets of 116 trillion yen, 5.31% lower than a year … Continue reading

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