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LGPS Funds 2014
Mark Wynn Head of Finance Cheshire West & Chester
Nick Vickers Head of Financial Servicers Kent County Council
Alastair McGirr Pensions Manager Falkirk Council
Graeme Russell Head of Pensions Torfaen Council
Regulators & Representatives
Jeff Houston Head of Pensions Local Government Association (LGA)
Evan Davis Journalist & Presenter BBC
Robert Plumb Scheme Liaison Manager The Pensions Regulator
Mary Lambe Pensions Advisor Local Government Association
Investment Experts
Ewout van Schaick Head of Multi Asset Strategies ING Investment Management
Vis Nayar Global Head of Investment Research HSBC Global Asset Management
Evan Grace Director, Asset Allocation - Portfolio Manager & Strategist Wellington Management
Vincent McEntegart Investment Manager, Multi Asset Investing Kames Capital
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:

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

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:

  • Gloucestershire County Council
  • London Borough of Southwark
  • Hampshire County Council
  • Environment Agency
  • Wiltshire Pension Fund
  • London Borough of Tower Hamlets
  • Carmarthenshire County Council
  • Chiltern District Council
  • Middlesbrough Borough Council
  • London Borough of Richmond
  • London Borough of Enfield
  • Bedfordshire Pension Fund
  • West Midland Pension Fund
  • Torfaen Council
  • Flintshire
  • Avon Pension Fund
  • London Councils
  • Pensions Regulator
  • London Borough of Merton
  • London Borough of Lambeth
  • Staffordshire County Council
  • London Borough of Camden
  • Shropshire Council
  • London Borough of Brent
  • Norfolk Pension Fund
  • London Borough of Barking & Dagenham
  • Essex Pension Fund Pensions Services
  • Worcestershire County Council
  • Flintshire County Council
  • Durham County Council
  • Lincolnshire County Council
  • London Pensions Fund Authority
  • Wandsworth Council
  • London Borough of Newham
  • Buckinghamshire County Council
  • London Borough of Hammersmith & Fulham
  • Brent Council
  • London Borough of Hounslow
  • Kent County Council
  • Northumberland County Council Pension Fund
  • Wirral
  • Cumbria County Council
  • East Riding Pension Fund
  • Derbyshire County Council
  • London Borough of Redbridge
  • London Borough of Islington Islington Council
  • Oxfordshire 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 25 November 2014)

LGPIF 2014 Sponsors Include:

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


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Silver Partners


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