Elsewhere we explore the growing trend in Hong Kong, Britain and America for pension funds to favour fixed-income allocations. What do pension fund managers need to know about Giving equities the boot?
Alternative investments may be the rage, but each asset class has its own potential as well as problems. Nick Lord asks whether now is the time for pension funds to buy gold, as well as explore whether private equity will grow in Asia.
This issue also explores the murky world of custody for Chinas open-ended mutual funds. And Cherie Marriott wonders just how reliable are those NAV calculations?
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