Pension Fund Strategies, Governance, Regulation & Investment Workshop in Stockholm, Sweden

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Program Overview

Good governance is increasingly recognized as an important aspect of an efficient private pension system, enhancing investment performance and benefit security. Yet, despite regulatory and industry initiatives, governance weaknesses persist across many countries.

There are unique financial and societal challenges facing those who manage, regulate or provide governance for pension schemes. Pensions scheme governance and management training is therefore vital to ensure pension funds are managed properly.

Pension Fund Strategies, Governance, Regulation & Investment Workshop in Stockholm, Sweden will provide advanced knowledge and management tools needed for the effective oversight and administration of publicly funded or partially funded pension plans. This program will help to modernize these plans and their associated pension funds in an environment of changing economic and social circumstances and new regulatory and accounting initiatives.

Target Audience

This course is designed for Pension regulators, Policymakers, Trustees, Administrators, Fund managers, Advisors, Custodians, CEOs, Human resource managers, Directors and Pension principal officers.

Program Objectives

At the end of the program, participants will be able to:

  • Understand the importance of pension governance, types, designs and fundamentals of pension schemes
  • Appreciate the duties and management function of trustees
  • Analyze Pension scheme management performance indicators
  • Appreciate the importance of performance evaluation of trustees of pension schemes in enhancing governance
  • Assess the risks pension funds are exposed to and the need of effective risk management.

Program Contents

  • Introduction to Pension Funds and Global Pension Crisis
  • Financial Mechanisms & Pension Plan Design; Different types of Pension Schemes
  • Costs of Funding Pension Schemes; Pension Fund Deficit, Sovereign Debt & Default Risk
  • Longevity, Dependency Rations, Real & Nominal Returns
  • Defined Benefits and Defined Contribution Schemes
  • Insurance Mechanisms and External Guarantees
  • Pensions Fund and Its Parties: trustees, sponsors, actuaries, consultants & investment managers
  • Asset Allocation, Capital Structure and Financial Risk
  • Sources of Wealth in Pensions Funds; creating value in Pension Funds
  • Different Types of Pension Schemes
  • Pension Fund Asset-Liability Management, Tools & Modelling
  • Pensions Funding Policies
  • Portfolio Rebalancing, Asset Allocation and risk management
  • Actuarial Considerations, Scheme Design & Annuity Market
  • Reviewing benchmarks and Performance Assessment
  • Pension Risk Management, Reporting and Governance
  • Regulatory Practices and Decision Making in DB Plans.

Program Methodology

An action-oriented, highly participative approach will be employed throughout the course, with particular attention paid to sharing international experience with a view to adaptation and practical application.

Registration Information

Program Name: Pension Fund Strategies, Governance, Regulation & Investment Workshop in Stockholm, Sweden

Program Code: PFSGRIP21S

Program Dates: 19 – 23 April 2021

Registration Closes on: 28 February 2021

Venue: Best Western Capital Hotel

Program Fee: $3950

Fee Covers: Visa Assistance (complementary), Participant Assessment, Airport Pickup, Accommodation, Wi-Fi, Breakfast, Workshop Kit, Interactive workshop, Program Materials, Local Expert, Practical Activities, Lunch, Refreshments, City Map, Field Visit, Certificate & Entertaining Tour.

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