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- What if the gilt bubble bursts? Wall, Emma // Corporate Adviser;Nov2012, p25
The article discusses the possible impact of the lowering costs of gilts on lifestyle funds. Experts predict that despite being the best performing asset of 2011, gilts bubble is fit to burst with a negative impact on some people's pension funds. The gilt burst is expected to benefit those...
- Tango of the bond deal. // Pensions & Investments;6/11/2001, Vol. 29 Issue 12, p10
Editorial. Comments on the impact of a debt deal between Argentina's government and its AFJP private pension funds on retirement participants and the credibility of the country's pension system. Purchase of government debt by AFJP private pension funds through trusts; Decline in the...
- Opponent of California Pension Bond Sale Threatens Suit. Saskal, Rich // Bond Buyer;10/18/2004, Vol. 350 Issue 31991, p3
Reports that the Pacific Legal Foundation is challenging the California pension bond proposal. Foundation's claim that the proposal violates the state constitution; Reforms proposed by the state government to save the state more than the debt it incurs for the pension bonds; State treasurer Phil...
- Fiscally Calm California May Still Face Trouble Ahead, Panelists Warn. Saskal, Rich // Bond Buyer;9/23/2005, Vol. 353 Issue 32224, p7
Highlights the conference which focused on the performance of bonds and associated credit quality in Carlsbad, California. Introduction of Proposition 76 that would allow for mid-year budget adjustments; Impact of higher interest rates of bonds on the possibility for the state to experience...
- European crisis gives debt investors pause. Carter, Drew // Pensions & Investments;5/31/2010, Vol. 38 Issue 11, p1
The article offers information on several investment options in European sovereign debt crisis which includes investing in emerging market sovereign debt, absolute return-type benchmark and composite benchmarks. It includes details about Dutch pension funds and government bonds issued by...
- Public Debt Management and the Evolving Market for (Ultra-)Long Government Bonds. Blommestein, Hans; Wehinger, Gert // Financial Market Trends;Nov2007, Issue 93, p201
The demand for long-dated bonds has increased, driven by stricter assetliability matching regulations governing pension funds, new international accounting standards, as well as new risk-based regulations for insurance companies. In several countries, pension funds and insurance companies are...
- Argentina's pension funds get incentives to buy bonds. Ciampi, Thomas V. // Pensions & Investments;5/28/2001, Vol. 29 Issue 11, p14
Reports the approval to sell government bonds to private pension funds in Argentina. Reason for the approval; Renegotiation of existing obligations and issuance of additional bonds; Plan to meet the financing needs of the country.
- Poland to transfer pension fund bonds to state. // Regional Today;9/ 5/2013, p4
The article reports on the plan of Polish government to take over and cancel government bonds being held by privately-managed pension funds in an effort to curb public debt of Poland.
- Argentine system on the brink. Ciampi, Thomas V. // Pensions & Investments;9/3/2001, Vol. 29 Issue 18, p2
Reports the impact of economic recession and public debt on the integrity of AFJP private pension fund system in Argentina. Exposure of AFJP to the sovereign debt of Argentina; Temporary suspension of pension contributions; Delinquency of monthly retirement payments.