Aberdeen Standard Investments is a leading global asset manager dedicated to helping investors around the world reach their desired investment goals and broaden their financial horizons.
We provide expertise across a breadth of markets, asset classes and investment approaches. Approximately 1,000 dedicated investment professionals are located globally, close to our clients and the markets where we invest. Additionally, 500 client specialists work closely with investors and advisors to understand our clients' needs and deliver world class investment solutions.
As at 31 December 2018, we manage €562.7bn (£505.1 bn/US$643.3bn) on behalf of governments, pension funds, insurers, companies, charities, foundations and individuals in 80 countries.
Aberdeen Standard Investments is a brand of the investment businesses of Aberdeen Asset Management and Standard Life Investments.
Founded in 1921, Hymans Robertson is one of the longest established independent actuarial firms in the UK. We deliver a full range of services including actuarial, insurance consulting, enterprise risk management, investment consulting, third-party pensions administration and communications consulting. Our client base includes FTSE 100, FTSE 250, privately owned firms and financial institutions. We're also recognised leaders in the field of public sector pensions.
Linklaters' pensions practice is one of the most established and highly-rated practices in the UK and across Europe. We are consistently rated by independent legal directories as "top tier" pensions lawyers. Our specialist team of pension lawyers has extensive experience of the full range of pensions issues including de-risking solutions, tailored funding solutions, regulatory, governance and investment issues.
The purpose of Pension Insurance Corporation plc ("PIC") is to pay the pensions of its policyholders. At year end 2018, PIC had insured 192,100 pension scheme members and had £31.4 billion in financial investments, accumulated through the provision of tailored pension insurance buyouts and buy-ins to the trustees and sponsors of UK defined benefit pension schemes. Clients include FTSE 100 companies, multinationals and the public sector. PIC is authorised by the Prudential Regulation Authority and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority and Prudential Regulation Authority (FRN 454345). For further information please visit www.pensioncorporation.com
Premier Companies is an employee benefit and wealth management company with over 170 employees based across Croydon in and Bristol. We pride ourselves in helping Employers and Trustees with all aspects of their Employee Benefit arrangements in a practical, cost effective and tailored manner. We provide a full range of tailored services to pension plan trustees and companies. With a focus on utilising the latest technology to back a client-focused approach, our client base ranges in size from SME's to multinationals.
Royal London Asset Management is one of the UK's leading investment companies. RLAM has built a strong reputation as an innovative manager, investing across all major asset classes and delivering consistent long term outperformance. RLAM manages over £113 billion of assets (at 31/12/18), split between equities, fixed interest, multi asset investing, property and cash, with a market leading capability in Sustainable Investing. Products include funds and segregated accounts investing in government bonds, investment grade, high yield and unrated credit, equity income and equity growth across global developed markets, as well as UK property and cash and short-term money market instruments.
OneDB is Willis Towers Watson's outsourced defined benefit (DB) full-service pension scheme management solution. OneDB brings together all of the expertise and disciplines from our leading actuarial, administration and investment teams into a single, integrated and coordinated solution for trustees as well as corporate sponsors.
OneDB offers a complete service to DB pension schemes that are no longer open to new savers. Trustees and companies retain overall control of their strategy, but they outsource the day-to-day running of the DB pension scheme to trusted professionals at Willis Towers Watson. The service breaks down the traditional barriers between a trustee board's set of advisers, putting an end to silos. Schemes will have access to best-of-breed investment, administration, actuarial and consultancy services, all under one roof, delivered by an experienced strategic consultant.
OneDB gives you full integration of our services through a single team with assets, data and liabilities all aggregated via our OneDB software.
Incisive Media Events has partnered with BusinessGreen, the UK's leading green business media brand, to help deliver on our sustainability strategy. Incisive Media Events mission in partnership with BusinessGreen is to create a genuinely sustainable events business.
As part of the new strategy, Incisive Media will commit to working towards the ISO20121 sustainable events standard.
Our goal is to reduce our paper consumption, improve recycling rates, curb food waste and cut red meat at all our events. We will also look to deliver carbon offsetting at our events wherever relevant. In addition, we will be asking all suppliers to provide detailed information on their sustainability credentials and initiatives, we will ban plastic straws at all of our events, and we will focus on and highlight how to travel to our events via public transport.
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