November 2012: year 14, No.2
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The FIAP Chairman, Guillermo Arthur, traveled to Madrid, Spain, at the end of October, 2012, to attend two seminars where he spoke on the relevance of...

Source: www.spensiones.clDate: 02.11.2012 The International Association of Pension Fund Supervision Agencies (AIOS) agreed to strengthen the role of the...
Chile and Mexico modify the investment regime of the private pension funds
Source: and AMAFOREDate: November 2012 Chile and Mexico recently modified the investment regime of the pension funds, in order to improve...
Multifunds: Mexico and Peru expand investment options for workers at retirement stage
Source: AMAFORE; ;; and  There have been recent policy changes expanding investment possibilities...
Brazil: A new defined contribution system for public sector employees will be launched at the beginning of 2013
Source: ,  and June 2012 On May 2, 2012, a new law was passed that creates a second defined...
United Kingdom: Implementation of the new defined contribution individual accounts system began in October, 2012
Source: www.ssa.govDate: October 2012 On October 1, 2012, the Government began implementing a new low-cost, defined contribution individual accounts system,...
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Publications of Interest
What is the Role of Social Pensions in Asia? - Asian Development Bank Institute (ADBI) – Abril 2012
Rapid population ageing and economic transformation in Asia raise the policy challenge of ensuring income security in old...
Ageing, solidarity and social protection: time for progress towards equality - Economic Commission for Latin America (ECLAC) – April 2012
This document has been prepared for the Third Regional Intergovernmental Conference on Ageing in Latin America and the Caribbean,...
Pension Adequacy in the European Union 2010-2050 – Comisión Europea y Comité de Protección Social – Mayo 2012
This report is meant to help Member States, in the context of the Platform against Poverty, to assess the adequacy of their...
Private Pension Systems: Cross Country Investment Performance – Banco Mundial – Mayo 2012
This document provides evidence on the performance of the private pension systems, based on the comparison of the systems...
Global Pension Systems and Their Reform: Worldwide Drivers, Trends, and Challenges – Banco Mundial – Mayo 2012
Pension systems and reforms in pension systems worldwide are in a constant state of change, driven by changes in objectives,...
OECD Pensions Outlook 2012 – Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) – June 2012
This edition of the OECD Pensions Outlook emphasizes the following topics: • Far fewer older people live in poverty than...
International Patterns of Pension Provision II: A Worldwide Overview of Facts and Figures – Banco Mundial – Junio 2012
This report is a cross-country and regional comparison of data on mandatory pension systems around the world. The report...
Social Security Programs Throughout the World: Europe, 2012 – Social Security Administration – Agosto 2012
This report is part of a four-volume series that provides a cross-national comparison of the social security systems in...
Old-age pensions – key trends in the age of retirement – International Social Security Association (ISSA) – September 2012
Source: Social Security Observer No.18Date: September 2012 Many countries are raising the pensionable age, but reforms remain...
Ageing in the Twenty-First Century: A Celebration and A Challenge – HelpAge International y Fondo de Población de Naciones Unidas (UNFPA) – Octubre 2012
This report analyses the current situation of older persons and reviews progress in policies and actions taken by governments...
Resarch Series No. 83 - Chilean Association of AFPs - October 2012
The Research Department of the Chilean Association of AFPs, issued Research Series No. 83 (see here, only the Spanish version)...
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Presentations in Seminars
AIOS 2012 International Seminar: Improving Our Pension Systems - June 2012 - El Salvador
The International Association of Pension Fund Supervision Agencies (AIOS) and the Superintendency of the Financial System...
Reflection Forum: 15 Years after the Reform of the Pension System in Mexico - AMAFORE - September 2012
On September 19, 2012, the Mexican Association of Pension Funds Management Companies (AMAFORE), held the "Reflection Forum:...
XXI International Insurance Convention – Federation of Colombian Insurers (Fasecolda) –October, 2012
The Federation of Colombian Insurers (Fasecolda) held its “XXI International Insurance Convention”, between October 3 and...
OECD/IOPS Global Forum on Private Pensions - October 2012
The Chilean Superintendency of Pensions organized the 2012 version of the "Global Forum on Private Pensions," the annual...
Seminar on Private Pensions - Fundación Chile-España - October 2012
On October 30, 2012, Fundación Chile-España held the "Seminar on Private Pension Funds.” The purpose of this seminar was...
WorldPensionSummit 2012 - Holland Financial Centre – November, 2012
Holland Financial Centre held the WorldPensionSummit 2012 “Securing Sufficient Pension Provision,” between November 14 and...
European Pension Funds Congress 2012 - Pensions Europe - November 2012
On November 20, 2012, Pensions Europe (formerly called "European Federation for Retirement Provision", EFRP), held the European...
Multifunds Bulletin N° 37 Chilean Association of AFPs - October 2012
The Chilean Association of AFP published in November 2012 the Multifunds Bulletin N° 37, with information updated at October...
Economic Watch/Pensions - BBVA Research
The “Economic Watch Pensions” is a regular publication on pension matters published by the Economic Research Department...
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