Managers eye new pension contributions from self-employed in Chile

Unfortunately for AFPs and foreign managers receiving their allocations, the phase-in of these contributions and their partial diversion to social programs will equate to a negligible uptick in short-term flows.

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Peruvian regulator expands investment options for insurers

The SBS said investments in dual-currency fixed-coupon financial instruments (exchange notes) and structured capital-protected securities were now eligible options for Peruvian insurers.

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AFPs step up exposure to North America, Asia as investors look past trade concerns

Chilean AFP pension managers injected USD 2 billion of assets into cross-border funds and ETFs in July, stepping up exposure to North American and Asian equity, as well as high-yield and emerging-markets bonds.

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Ignacio Montes leaves Credicorp Capital

The executive signaled that a new project is in the offing, but it was unclear whether he will remain in the asset management industry.

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CCR Monthly Approval Report – August 2018

A total of 21 products were added in the month from 12 different asset managers: Baillie Gifford, Fidelity, HSBC, Janus Henderson, John Hancock, Apollo, Audax, Cinven, EQT, Lone Star, NB and Platinum.

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Managers eye new pension contributions from self-employed in Chile

Posted by Isaias Wassermann on Sep 121

Peruvian regulator expands investment options for insurers

Posted by Isaias Wassermann on Sep 132

AFPs step up exposure to North America, Asia as investors ...

Posted by Amy Guthrie on Sep 133

Ignacio Montes leaves Credicorp Capital

Posted by Isaias Wassermann on Sep 134

CCR Monthly Approval Report – August 2018

Posted by Fund Pro Latin America on Sep 125

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