The Resource Good Governance for Pension Schemes

Good Governance for Pension Schemes

Label
Good Governance for Pension Schemes
Title
Good Governance for Pension Schemes
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Written from a governance perspective, this book brings together pension fund management and operation
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
  • 344.4101/252
  • 344.4101252
Index
index present
LC call number
KD3132 .T48 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Law Practitioner Series
Label
Good Governance for Pension Schemes
Publication
Note
Duty/duty conflict
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Good Governance for Pension Schemes; Law Practitioner Series; Title; Copyright; Contents; Figures; Tables; Contributors; Abbreviations; 1 Introduction; 2 Regulatory and supervisory context for occupational pension provision; Fundamental concepts; The development of private pensions, their regulation and supervision; The focus of regulation and supervision; Pension fund governance; What is good pension fund governance?; How is pension fund governance structured?; The regulation of pension fund governance; The role of the OECD; Governance problems; Regulatory solutions
  • Duties and responsibilities of trusteesPrudent man; Trustee knowledge and understanding (TKU); Accountability; Looking after stakeholders' interests; Members' interests; Employers' interests; Key issues on the trustee agenda; Getting support and help; Professional advisers and service providers; The sponsoring employer; Independence and liability; Independence; Liability for decisions; Conclusion; Appendix; The Pension Regulator's Codes of Practice (as at April 2011); 6 Conflicts of interest; Introduction; The legal framework; Conflicts of interest at common law; Self-interest conflict
  • How pension schemes provided finance for growthPension schemes in the great equity bull market; Attention switches to liabilities and bonds; Entering a period of turmoil; New definitions of scheme solvency; A reassessment of equities; Pension funds as suppliers of risk capital; The search for alternative asset classes; New approaches to risk; Consequences of pension scheme closures; The danger of a gap in the capital markets; 4 Social responsibility and fiduciary duties of trustees; Historical origins of fiduciary duties; The fiduciary duties of pension fund trustees
  • OECD Guidelines for Pension Fund GovernanceSupervising pension fund governance; Competence/expertise governing body; Accountability; Internal controls; The governance of Pension Supervisory Authorities; Regulation and supervision of pension scheme governance in the United Kingdom; Regulatory context; Institutional context; UK regulation of occupational pension scheme governance; Supervision of occupational pensions governance in the United Kingdom; Conclusions; 3 Pension funds and the capital markets; Pension funds and long-term investment; Emerging from the post-war environment
  • The duty to act for a proper purpose of the trustDuty to act in the best interests of the beneficiaries; Duty to act prudently; The organic nature of fiduciary duties; Recent developments: the pension fund industry in the twenty-first century; The Freshfields Report; Principles of responsible investment; Fiduciary Responsibility Report: 'Freshfields II'; Active ownership of pension fund assets; Pension fund governance; Conclusions; 5 Good trusteeship; Moving towards better governance; Structure, composition and operation of trustee boards; Structure; Composition and operation
Control code
ocn769342099
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (324 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781139100823
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
9786613341785
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
334178
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b25960313
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)769342099
  • cbo113900364X

Library Locations

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