Teach-in Archive

Teach-in Archive

Here's a selection of recent teach-in video summaries. Older videos can be found on our You Tube channel.

 

Teach-in 11: Multi Asset Credit

25 November 2015

The teach-in was sponsored by :

CAIRN CAPITAL

This teach-in entitled 'Multi Asset Credit, a current focus for pension funds and trustees', explained the principles of Multi Asset Credit and explored why pension funds and trustees are currently focusing on a Multi Asset Credit approach to access credit markets.

Andrew Jackson, Chief Investment Officer highlights the key points from the session in Video Facts 11.

 

Teach-in 10: Pensions Freedoms Risks

27 October 2015

The teach-in was sponsored by:

Intelligent PENSIONS

This teach-in entitled " Pensions Freedoms - Risks, issues opportunities for UK DC schemes" . If you want to remind yourself of the session or you were not able to attend and want to find out what was discussed, Andrew Pennie, Managing Director and Head of Pathways, highlights the key points in Video Facts 10.

 

Teach-in 9: VAT

7 October 2015

The teach-in was sponsored by:

This teach-in entitled " VAT - Issues for UK Pension Schemes" considered the treatment of pension scheme administration and investment charges for VAT purposes in light of the decisions in the European Court of Justice cases PPG and ATP and the subsequent November 2014 and March 2015 HMRC Briefs. If you want to remind yourself of the session or you were not able to attend and want to find out what was discussed, Chantal Thompson, partner at Baker and McKenzie, highlights the key points in Video Facts 09.

 

Teach-in 8: Technology

29 September 2015

The teach-in was sponsored by:

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This teach-in entitled 'Challenges and opportunities for better technology application in Pensions and Reward' provided a framework for thinking about technology purchases. It looked at the system functionality needed to compete in a more integrated cost conscious future and suggested questions that need to be asked in order to find the right technology to meet your needs. If you want to remind yourself of the session or you were not able to attend and want to find out what was discussed, James Markham, highlights the key points in Video Facts 08.

The Pensions and Lifetime Savings Academy held teach-in number 7 on 3 September 2015

The teach-in was sponsored by:    

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Entitled 'Agreeing your scheme’s contracting-out liabilities with HMRC'  the session focussed on the subject of contracting-out reconciliations in light of the upcoming abolition of contracting-out next year.  Attendees heard why schemes should not delay reconciliations and how the pensions industry could make the transition from contracting out more efficient. If you want to remind yourself of the session or you were not able to attend and want to find out what was discussed, Stewart Winter, highlights the key points in Video Facts 07

 

The Pensions and Lifetime Savings Academy held teach-in number 6 on 2 July.

The teach-in was sponsored by Amundi ASSET MANAGEMENT

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Entitled 'Decarbonization of equity portfolios : Why and how ? the session covered the construction of equity portfolios with limited carbon footprint. Portfolio carbon footprint is becoming an increasingly relevant risk factor as new regulation constraining CO2 emissions should be expected following the UN Climate Conference at the end of the 2015 in Paris. If you want to remind yourself of the session or you were not able to attend and wand to find out what was discussed, Frédéric Hoogveld, Investment specialist Low Carbon & Smart Beta strategies, highlights the key points in Video Facts 06

 

The Pensions and Lifetime Savings Academy held teach-in number 5 on 12 May.

The teach-in was sponsored by: 

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Entitled Getting to grips with investment strategy: Asset Allocation' the session looked at recent trends in asset allocation and the importance of building a scheme-specific asset allocation that reflects an individual pension scheme's circumstances. If you want to remind yourself of session or you were not able to attend, Hannah Simons, Associate Director, UK Pensions Solutions Group, highlights the main points in Video Facts 05.

 

A full list of 2015 videos can be found on our You Tube channel.