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CRISK 2018 - NISA Investment Advisors: Rick Ratkowski's Video Interview

From  Mark Goodrich 3 Months ago

1. How do you expect changes to funding rules to impact DB plan asset allocations?2. How should plan sponsors think about determining their terminal funded status and asset allocation?3. Should plan sponsors consider going global with their fixed-income exposure?

CRISK 2018 - Fidelity Investments: Francois Pellerin's Video Interview

From  Mark Goodrich 3 Months ago

1. Why are current market conditions challenging for pension investors, and what can they do about it? 2. Customization is a popular “buzz” word in pension risk management. How do you design and implement custom solution for your clients? 3. How should sponsor think about the…

CRISK 2018 - Sun Life Financial: Mathieu Tessier's Video Interview

From  Mark Goodrich 3 Months ago

1. Why are sponsors looking to detox their pension plans now?2. Am I giving up excess returns if I use a custom LDI strategy?3. Aren’t annuities too expensive?

CRISK 2018 - CIBC Asset Management: Carlo DiLalla's Video Interview

From  Mark Goodrich 3 Months ago

1. Compare and contrast different kinds of private debt funds available for pension plans.2. What are some of the characteristics of Canadian Infrastructure Private Debt that allows it to be a partial fixed income replacement in a plan’s risk mitigating portfolio?3. What are some of the…

NISA, Richard Ratkowski, Canadian Pension Risk 2017

From  Mark Goodrich A year ago

1. What do you feel is the hardest myth to dispel when discussing private debt? 2. What are the key benefits of investment grade private debt? 3. How much investment-grade should private debt should LDI investors hold as part of their asset mix?

SunLife, Mathieu Tessier, Canadian Pension Risk 2017

From  Mark Goodrich A year ago

1. Why are pension plans reducing pension risk? 2. Shouldn’t plans wait until interest rates go up to move into long bonds? 3. Why should plan sponsors take action right now?

TD Asset Management, Louis Belanger, Canadian Pension Risk 2017

From  Mark Goodrich A year ago

1. What do you feel is the hardest myth to dispel when discussing private debt? 2. What are the key benefits of investment grade private debt? 3. How much investment-grade should private debt should LDI investors hold as part of their asset mix?

Franklin Templeton, Dan Elsberry, Canadian Pension Risk 2017

From  Mark Goodrich A year ago

1. Are liquid alternatives here to stay? 2. How are they being used by institutional investors? 3. What is the best way to access them for the institutional investor?

Fidelity, Chris Pariseault, Canadian Pension Risk 2017

From  Mark Goodrich A year ago

1. Why is the enhanced manager discretion feature of Tactical Bond Strategies important for bond investors? 2. What are the typical levers Tactical Bond Strategies managers have at their disposal? 3. How can Sector Rotation in particular be used to add value in Tactical Bond Strategies?

Fidelity Worldwide Investment's Andy Howse speaks

From  Mark Goodrich 2 Years ago

Fidelity Worldwide Investment's Andy Howse speaks what is driving change in the way fixed income is being managed for European pension funds.

BlackRock Asset Management Canada's Aubrey Basdeo analyzes

From  Mark Goodrich 2 Years ago

BlackRock Asset Management Canada's Aubrey Basdeo analyzes what returns can investors reasonably expect from their traditional fixed income allocations.

Sun Life Financial's Brent Simmons discusses

From  Mark Goodrich 2 Years ago

Sun Life Financial's Brent Simmons discusses why should plan sponsors be concerned about longevity risk.

TD Asset Management's Michael Augustine and Rachna de Koning answer

From  Mark Goodrich 2 Years ago

TD Asset Management's Michael Augustine and Rachna de Koning answer what is driving this heightened interest in customized LDI solutions in Canada.

Phillips, Hager & North Investment Management's Paul M. Martin talks about

From  Mark Goodrich 2 Years ago

Phillips, Hager & North Investment Management's Paul M. Martin talks about what are some of the challenges that that pension plans seeking to de-risk face today.

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Aon Hewitt's William da Silva discusses

From  Mark Goodrich 2 Years ago

Aon Hewitt's William da Silva discusses what’s significant about this year in terms of pension settlement strategies.

Sun Life Financial's Brent Simmons discusses a new philosophy for managing risk in a pension plan

From  Mark Goodrich 2 Years ago

Sun Life Financial's Brent Simmons discusses a new philosophy for managing risk in a pension plan and explains why it may be dangerous for Canadian plan sponsors to rely on industry tables