FIAP BULLETIN
December 09: year 11, No. 6
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2010 FIAP International Seminar: “Developing the Potential of the Individually Funded Pension Systems”
FIAP, together with the Chilean AFP Association, is organizing the 2010 FIAP International Seminar called “Developing the Potential of the Individually...
   
FIAP publishes new book “Investments and Payouts in Funded Pension Systems"
In December 2009, the International Federation of Pension Fund Administrators, FIAP, published the new book “Investments and Payouts in Funded Pension...
   
Barclays Global Investors (BGI) is now BlackRock
 On December 1, 2009, was completed the integration operation announced by BlackRock, Inc. (NYSE: BLK) on June 16, 2009, to acquire the business of Barclays...
   
FIAP´s President comments in OECD/IOPS Global Forum on human capital, investment in the life cycle and optimal asset allocation
FIAP’s President, Guillermo Arthur Errázuriz, took part as a commentator in the OECD IOPS Global Forum on Private Pensions, which took place on October...
   
FIAP receives international visits
From October to December 2009 FIAP has received four international visits: 1. Panamá’s National Securities Commission (October 29, 2009) On October 29,...
   
International News
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Documents of Interest
"Facing up to the challenges" - EFRP - September 2009
The European Federation for Retirement Provision (EFRP) published its first CEEC Forum report "Facing up to the challenges"....
“Pension Market in Focus” – OECD – October 2009
Pension funds staged a partial recovery in the first half of 2009, generating investment returns of 3.5% in nominal terms....
“2008 Survey of Investment Regulation of Pension Funds” – OECD – October 2009
This report describes the main quantitative investment regulations applied to pension funds in OECD and selected non-OECD...
“Chile 2008: A Second-Generation Pension Reform”- Chilean Pension Supervisor - October 2009
The main purpose of this publication is to gather a number of internal documents from the Superintendency of Pensions supporting...
“Pension schemes and pension projections in the EU-27 Member States — 2008-2060” – European Commission – October 2009
The European Commission (Economic Policy Committee and Directorate-General for Economic and Financial Affairs) has published...
“Pensions in Crisis: Europe and Central Asia Regional Policy Note” – World Bank – November 2009
A new report released by the World Bank on November 8, 2009, analyzes the impact of the financial crisis on pension systems...
“Governance and Performance Measurement of Pension Supervisory Authorities” – IOPS – November 2009
The governance, oversight and performance measurement of financial supervisory authorities are increasingly recognized as...
“Pension Funds’ Risk-management Framework: Regulation and Supervisory Oversight” – IOPS – November 2009
Drawing on the experience of the pensions and other financial sectors, this paper, drawn up by the International Organisation...
“Governance and Fund Management in the Chinese Pension System” – IMF -November 2009
The Chinese pension system is highly fragmented and decentralized, with governance standards, pension fund management practices,...
"A Balance of the Pension Fund Investment in Infrastructure: the Latinamerican experience" - BBVA - December 2009
This study, conducted by BBVA’s Economic Research Department, is intended to make a detailed account of the experience of...
“Projections of the Impact of Pension Funds in Infrastructure Investment and Growth in Latin America” – BBVA – December 2009
This study has several objectives.  First, it intends to highlight the importance of infrastructure investment for economic...
The Swedish Pension System and the Economic Crisis – Center for Retirement Research at Boston College – December 2009
The steep drop in financial markets in 2008 coupled with the ongoing economic recession pose immediate challenges for some...
“Making promises you can keep” - AEGON Global Pensions white paper – December 2009
In this AEGON Global Pensions white paper, the authors address the impact of the global economic crisis on the pensions...
Bulletins
Informative Bulletin No. 16 ASOFONDOS - September 2009
This issue highlights the affiliated workers’ obligatory pension fund performance during September 2009 which amounted to...
EFRP Newsletter Vol. 4 - October 2009
The EFRP (European Federation for Retirement Provision), published its October 2009 Newsletter. The following subjects are...
Pension Highlights BBVA
Pension Highlights is a periodic bulletin issued by the Global Trends Unit of the BBVA Research Service. On this occasion...
Pension Trends BBVA
Pension Trends is a periodic publication issued by the Global Trends Unit of the BBVA Research Service. The last issue is...
Multifunds Bulletin No. 26 Chilean AFP Association - November 2009
Pension Savings Show Record Yield in 2009 In November 2009 the Chilean AFP Association issued the Bulletin Multi-Funds No....
Conference Presentations
Presentations of the “OECD/IOPS Global Forum on Private Pensions” - October 2009
During the Global Forum on Private Pensions held on October 14 and 15, 2009 in Rio de Janeiro, the OECD (Organization for...
Presentations of the Conference "Pension Options: Recent Results and Challenges" - AIOS/SUPEN - November 2009
The international conference “Pension Options: Recent Results and Challenges” took place on November 19 and 20, 2009 in...
Presentations of the Conference “Non-Financial Defined Contribution (NDC) Pension Systems: Progress and New Frontiers in a Changing Pension World” - World Bank / Swedish Social Security Agency - December 2009
The Conference “Non-Financial Defined Contribution (NDC) Pension Systems: Progress and New Frontiers in a Changing Pension...
Upcoming Events
Year 2010
January
Risk Sharing in Defined Contribution Pension Schemes - United Kingdom
The University of Exeter Business School and Netspar, in partnership with the Department for Work and Pensions, are jointly...
CEE Insurance and Pension Funds 2010 Forum
EastEuro Link is organizing the CEE Insurance & Pension Funds 2010 Forum “Opportunities on the insurance and pension...
February
IOPS Regional Workshop on Pension Supervision
The International Organisation of Pension Supervisors (IOPS), jointly with the Turkish Treasury, will be organising on 25-26...
April
3rd FIAP-ASOFONDOS International Congress
The International Federation of Pension Fund Administrators, FIAP, and the Colombian Association of Unemployment and Pension...
May
2010 FIAP International Seminar
FIAP, together with the Chilean AFP Association, is organizing the 2010 FIAP International Seminar “Developing the Potential...
Private Pensions Day 2010 - Romania
FIAR (THE INTERNATIONAL INSURANCE-REINSURANCE FORUM) is organizing the Annual Forum 2010 that will take place during days...