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LGPS Funds 2014
Nick Vickers Head of Financial Servicers Kent County Council
Geoff Reader Head of Pensions Bedford Borough Council
Andrien Meyers Treasury & Pensions Manager London Borough of Lambeth
Alastair McGirr Pensions Manager Falkirk Council
Regulators & Representatives
Evan Davis Journalist & Presenter BBC
Bob Summers Chair Pensions Network & Panel CIPFA
Jeff Houston Head of Pensions Local Government Association (LGA)
Robert Plumb Scheme Liaison Manager The Pensions Regulator
Investment Experts
Jo Holden Head of LGPS Investment Business Mercer
Ewout van Schaick Head of Multi Asset Strategies ING Investment Management
Vincent McEntegart Investment Manager, Multi Asset Investing Kames Capital
Vis Nayar Global Head of Investment Research HSBC Global Asset Management
FREE for Local Authorities!

Free for Local Authorities

Insight & Commentary From Key Stakeholders

• Government regulators
• Pension fund officers
• Councillor trustees
• Investment experts

Investment Themes Strategy & Opportunities

• Active vs. passive strategies
• Multi asset & absolute return
• Income & growth strategies
• Infrastructure & alternatives

Structural Reform of LGPS Investment

• CIVs & framework agreements
• Cost efficiencies & value for money
• PSPS Code of Practice from tPR
• Fund pooling & mergers proposals

Collaborative Investing in the LGPS

An in-depth pre-confernece workshop designed for LGPS funds surveying collaborative investing case-studies and assessing risks and opportunities

12th Annual Local Government Pension Investment Forum - the UK's leading conference

IBC’s Local Government Pension Investment Forum is the leading annual event for the local govt pensions community


• Authoritative technical update
• Unrivalled networking opportunity

Covering in a single day:

• The most topical investment concerns
• The latest developments shaping the LGPS

View the latest Local Government Pension Investment Forum agenda here

Why Attend?

It's designed for, and attended by, local authority delegates - treasurers, pension investment officers and elected members

It's FREE to attend for local authorities and public sector pension funds and provides the opportunity to network with 150+ of your local government peers

Features an expert panel of top fund managers & senior local authority leaders

Concurrent streamed sessions enable you to tailor the conference to your interests with a choice of the hottest investment themes and asset classes in the spotlight

Advisors and Fund Mangers already confirmed for LGPIF 2014 include:

  • Hermes Fund Managers Ltd
  • Inalytics Ltd
  • Research Affiliates Global Advisors Europe Limited
  • Threadneedle Investments
  • Partners Group UK Ltd
  • Capital Dynamics Ltd
  • Pyrford Intl
  • Nomura Asset Management UK Ltd
  • JPM Asset Management
  • Hymans Robertson LLP
  • M&G Investments
  • AGFE Ltd
  • BlueCrest Capital
  • Global Thematic Partners LLC
  • JLT Benefit Solutions
  • Legal & General Investment Management
  • Mondrian Investment Partners
  • BlackRock
  • Permal Investment Management Services Ltd
  • S & P Dow Jones Indices
  • B Finance UK Ltd
  • Christofferson Robb & Company
  • Cairn Capital
  • Mansford LLP
  • Fidelity Worldwide Investment
  • Barnett Waddingham LLP
  • Stoxx Limited
  • Lyxor Asset Management
  • BlueBay Asset Management
  • Spring Capital Partners Ltd
  • Invesco Perpetual
  • Adveq Management AG
  • JP Morgan
  • UBS Global AM
  • Royal London Asset Management Ltd
  • Henderson Global Investors Ltd
  • Mill Group
  • Tokio Marine Asset Management London Ltd
  • Unigestion UK Ltd
  • Kleinwort Benson Investors
  • Goldman Sachs
  • Adams Street Partners
  • AXA Investment Managers
  • American Century Investments
  • Crispin Derby Ltd
  • NGAM UK Ltd
  • Pictet Asset Management
  • AGF International Advisors Co
  • LGIM
  • Och-Ziff Management Europe Ltd
  • Towers Watson
  • TwentyFour Asset Management
  • Abraaj Advisers UK Ltd.
  • LGT Capital Partners
  • Fathom Consulting
  • Markham Rae UK LLP
  • Franklin Templeton
  • Vontobel Asset Management
  • Pioneer Global Investments Ltd
  • Pathway Capital Management Ltd
  • 330 Consulting Ltd
  • State Street Global Advisors
  • Russell Investments
  • Baillie Gifford & Co
  • Pantheon Ventures
  • Aberdeen Asset Management

FREE Attandance for Local Government Pension Funds

Attendance at the conference (including all refreshments) is completely free of charge for Local Authority delegates*. Plus, the event welcomes both Local Government Officers and Elected Members.  Networking is also an integral part of the event and we allow plenty of time for refreshment breaks, lunch and post conference drinks.

email paul.heaney@informa.com to request your free places.

* Free places for a maximum of 4 per organisation

Local Authorities already attending LGPIF 2014 include:

  • Bedfordshire Pension Fund
  • London Borough of Hounslow
  • Shropshire Council
  • London Borough of Islington Islington Council
  • East Riding Pension Fund
  • Cumbria County Council
  • London Borough of Camden
  • London Borough of Merton
  • London Borough of Southwark
  • London Pensions Fund Authority
  • Buckinghamshire County Council
  • London Borough of Brent
  • Avon Pension Fund
  • West Midland Pension Fund
  • Essex Pension Fund Pensions Services
  • Pensions Regulator
  • Oxfordshire County Council
  • London Borough of Newham
  • Flintshire
  • London Borough of Enfield
  • Durham County Council
  • London Borough of Lambeth
  • Norfolk Pension Fund
  • Brent Council
  • London Borough of Barking & Dagenham
  • Hampshire County Council
  • Lincolnshire County Council
  • Gloucestershire County Council
  • Carmarthenshire County Council
  • Middlesbrough Borough Council
  • London Borough of Redbridge
  • Chiltern District Council
  • London Borough of Tower Hamlets
  • Torfaen Council
  • Wandsworth Council
  • Derbyshire County Council
  • Worcestershire County Council
  • London Councils
  • Wirral
  • Flintshire County Council
  • London Borough of Hammersmith & Fulham
  • Northumberland County Council Pension Fund
  • Wiltshire Pension Fund
  • Environment Agency
  • Staffordshire County Council
  • London Borough of Richmond
  • Kent County Council

The Leading Annual Local Government Pensions Conference

In 2013 over 275 delegates from the local government pensions and investment community gathered together in London to discuss the future of the LGPS as well as investment strategy & risk management in the current environment. 

10 great reasons to attend IBC's 12th Annual Local Government Pension Investment Forum in 2014:

  1. It's designed for and attended by local authority delegates - treasurers, pension investment officers and elected members
  2. It's FREE to attend for local authorities and public sector pension funds - the only one of the major local authority pension events that won’t impact your budget
  3. Overview of the latest government and regulator views on LGPS reform and your questions answered
  4. Hear directly from senior local authority speakers how they approach the challenges of LGPS investment in topical panels on managing risk and changing attitudes to alternative assets
  5. Network with your peers with over 275 attendees including 150 local authority delegates representing 50+ authorities last year
  6. Guidance on investment strategy & risk management from leading fund managers and consultants
  7. High level debate on the progress of on-going reform and commentary on the relevant political regulatory and economic landscape
  8. Single day format covers all areas of interest while remaining cost and time efficient
  9. Concurrent streamed sessions enable you to tailor the conference to your interests
  10. New in-depth pre-conference workshop for LGPS Funds

Get Involved in IBC's Local Government Pension Investment Forum

With over 150 representatives from local authorities and a total audience in excess of 275, this event provides an excellent opportunity to meet trustees and councillors in an informal environment.

If you want to be part of a successful event and are interested in sponsorship opportunities including:

-Giving a topical presentation at the conference
-Hosting a lunch or drinks reception
-Exhibiting at the event

Please contact: Contact David Gold on +44 (0) 20 7017 7243 or email david.gold@informa.com

Download Latest Information Now

(updated 18 October 2014)

LGPIF 2014 Sponsors Include:

Silver Partners Silver Partners Gold Partners Silver Partners Silver Partners
Lead Partner Silver Partners Gold Partners Silver Partners

FREE attendance for local authority delegates

The event is FREE for local authority delegates to a maximum of 4 per institution. To get the most out of the event we recommend you send a mixture of employees and elected members/ trustees. To apply please email paul.heaney@informa.com.


Lead Partner


Gold Partners


Silver Partners


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