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Ned McGuire, Wilshire Consulting

Wilshire consulting estimates 1 per cent decrease in aggregate funded ratio for US corporate pension plans in August

Wed, 06/09/2017 - 09:48

The aggregate funded ratio for US corporate pension plans decreased by 0.9 percentage points to end the month of August at 83.2 per cent, up 7.3 percentage points over the trailing twelve months, according to Wilshire Consulting. »

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Euronext reports increase in average daily transaction values in August

Tue, 05/09/2017 - 09:26

The August 2017 average daily transaction value on the Euronext cash order book stood at EUR6,045 million, up 24.8 per cent compared to August 2016 and down 18.9 per cent from the previous month. »

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PEGAS reports strong August with a futures trading record on CEGH VTP

Tue, 05/09/2017 - 08:00

PEGAS, the pan-European gas trading platform operated by Powernext, has reported strong performance in August with a total volume of 164.5 TWh traded, an increase of 32 per cent compared to the previous year (August 2016: 125.0 TWh). »

Steve Dicker, PwC

UK pension deficit increases by GBP40 billion, says PwC’s Skyval Index

Fri, 01/09/2017 - 09:38

New figures released from PwC’s Skyval Index show the deficit of defined benefit (DB) pension funds stood at GBP460 billion at the end of August 2017, a GBP40 billion increase since last month. »

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REYL Group reports results for H1 2017

Thu, 31/08/2017 - 10:38

REYL Group has reported a strong increase in first half consolidated results as compared to 30 June 2016. »

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SIX reports strong results in H1 2017

Wed, 30/08/2017 - 10:41

SIX has reported strong results for the first six months of 2017 with an operating income of CHF 929.7 million for the period. Adjusted for special effects in the first half of 2016 (CHF29.9 million), operating income is up by 4.8 per cent. »

Martin Smith, MainstreamBPO

Mainstream BPO announces 38 per cent increase in after-tax profit

Tue, 29/08/2017 - 10:05

MainstreamBPO, one of Australia’s largest independent fund administrators, has announced an after-tax profit of AUD1.4 million for the twelve months to 30 June 2017, an increase of 38 per cent over the prior corresponding period. Revenue was up 56 per cent to AUD29.3 million. »

Juan Alcaraz, Allfunds

Allfunds wins key client business in Nordics

Tue, 15/08/2017 - 10:41

Allfunds has expanded its business in the Nordic markets helping to further drive growth plans across the region. This comes off the back of several new client agreements and plans to open a local office in the Nordic region. »

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SGX securities market turnover up 14 per cent month-on-month in July

Mon, 07/08/2017 - 21:39

Total securities market turnover value at the Singapore Exchange (SGX) was at SGD25.5 billion in July, up 14 per cent month-on-month (m-o-m) and up 21 per cent year-on-year (y-o-y), over 21 trading days. »

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EEX increases volumes in emissions and agricultural products

Wed, 02/08/2017 - 10:08

In July 2017, the European Energy Exchange (EEX) achieved a total volume of 186.0 TWh on its power derivatives markets (July 2016: 244.0 TWh). »


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