Monthly Archives: September 2011

Corporate pension funds -5%, stockmarket -15%

Japan’s corporate pensions funds will close the first half of the 2011/12 financial year down by around 5% in value despite a much heftier 14% drop in the all-share Topix index over the April-September period. During the same time, the … Continue reading

Posted in Articles | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

GPIF’s emerging markets shortlist revealed

Eleven firms have been shortlisted to manage the Government Pension Investment Fund’s first exposure to emerging markets, according to a Reuters story citing “sources”. The six domestic firms are: Chuo Mitsui Asset Management Mizuho Asset Management Nomura Asset Management Nomura … Continue reading

Posted in Articles | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment