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Alternative investments by pension schemes: avoiding the legal pitfalls

10 May 2017

Alternative investments by pension schemes: avoiding the legal pitfalls

Pension scheme trustees are increasingly encouraged to consider alternative investments as a means of delivering returns and diversifying their portfolios. A wide range of opportunities is available – but alternative investments present different legal risks which should be understood and addressed before signing up to new investments.

At this half-day pension seminar, experts from the Hogan Lovells pensions, real estate, banking and corporate teams  together with a guest speaker from Aon Hewitt, will consider the legal aspects of alternative investments for pension schemes. 

Please find below a recording of the presentations.

Timings of presentations:

  • Introduction to alternative investment - 0:00
  • Trends in Limited Partnership investment strategies - 18:57
  • Hedge fund investment - 48:13
  • Investing in residential property - 1:06:14
  • Direct lending - 1:28:48
  • Investing in infrastructure - 1:58:46
  • EMIR: where are we now? - 2:17:33

To view the slides, click here. 

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