Tuesday, 31 March 2015
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Jun 10 2010 | 10:31am ET
The head of asset management at Swiss pension fund manager BVK has been arrested on allegations of misconduct and corruption.
The individual arrested was not identified, but Swiss prosecutors say it is the head of asset management at the firm, which runs the assets of Zürich’s civil servants’ pension fund.
It is unclear when the alleged misconduct occurred; Zürich’s financial department would say only that it deals with matters dating back several years, Investment & Pensions Europe reports. BVK said that none of its employees have been suspended.
Mar 9 2015 | 6:35am ET
As more investors look to diversify, many are beginning to use retirement funds to invest in alternative assets such as private equity and real estate. Kelly Rodriques, CEO & President of PENSCO Trust Company, explains how companies can connect with those looking to use their retirement accounts in a different way. Read more…
Mar 20 2015 | 12:45pm ET
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