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PRISK 2018 - Glenn O’Brien, Prudential

From  Mark Goodrich 7 Months ago

1. Are annuity purchases and hibernation equal in risk reduction? 2. How are companies today evaluating annuity settlement transactions? 3. What’s the future of the pension settlement market?

PRISK 2018 - Wayne Daniels, MetLife

From  Mark Goodrich 7 Months ago

1. How would you characterize the current PRT market and where you see it going in 2019? 2. What can you tell us about the timing/seasonality of deals coming to market? 3. What steps should plan sponsors take to prepare for transactions?

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PRISK 2018 - Sean Brennan, Athene

From  Mark Goodrich 7 Months ago

1. What should a plan sponsor do if they don’t get the price they’re targeting on the final auction day? 2. Why haven’t buy-ins been more common in the US? 3. Retiree buyouts have been increasingly common; is that because there isn’t a viable solution for terminated vested and…

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PRISK 2018 - Matthew Seymour - RiskFirst

From  Mark Goodrich 7 Months ago

1. How should pension plans change their approach as they near the end-game? 2. Is the pensions industry adequately dealing with risk management? 3. Can the industry deliver better value to pension plans?

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PRISK 2018 - Neil Drzewiecki, MassMutual

From  Mark Goodrich 7 Months ago

1. MassMutual, in its recent white paper, attributes part of the growth in pension risk transfers to the new corporate tax regime and an upcoming deadline. How do you expect this to impact interest in PRTs now? 2. In your white paper, MassMutual provides a life insurer’s inside view of…

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

From  Mark Goodrich A year 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 A year 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 A year 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 A year 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 2 Years 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 2 Years 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 2 Years 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 2 Years 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 2 Years 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?

John Denham talks about risk management

From  Mark Goodrich 3 Years ago

John Denham, the CIO of Ontario's Workplace Safety and Insurance Board, speaking at the Global Future of Retirement explains the relationship between outsourcing and risk management.

Fidelity Worldwide Investment's Andy Howse speaks

From  Mark Goodrich 3 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.