Topics of Interest

Implications of risk tolerance on establishing an effective investment strategy for public pension plans

While a strong rebound in risk assets has occurred since the Global Financial Crisis, the funded status of many public pensions has stagnated. The future health of these plans is dependent on many factors and faces many risks, including low prospective returns, unfavorable plan demographics, and stressed plan sponsor financial conditions. This paper will explore… More

April 2021

Developing An End-Game Strategy For Corporate Pensions

As a plan sponsor’s de-risking strategy ultimately bears fruit and the plan approaches full funding, a new phase of the pension management lifecycle brings with it new challenges. Navigating the later stages of the asset-liability journey requires that plan sponsors establish a clear and well-defined view of the end-state. Doing so requires careful consideration of… More

April 2021

Verus ESG Research

February 2021