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LGPS Funds 2015
Graeme Russell Head of Pensions Torfaen Council
Geoff Dobson Director of Resource Management Suffolk County Council
Anthony Parnel Treasury & pensions Investments Manager Carmarthenshire County Council
Mike Allen Director of Pensions London Pensions Fund Authority
Regulators & Guests 2015
Bob Summers Chair Pensions Network & Panel CIPFA
Evan Davis Journalist & Presenter BBC
Jeff Houston Head of Pensions Local Government Association (LGA)
Robert Plumb Scheme Liaison Manager The Pensions Regulator
Investment Experts 2015
John Wright Partner & Head of Public Sector Hymans Robertson
Toby Nangle Global Co-Head of Asset Allocation, Head of Multi-Asset EMEA Columbia Threadneedle Investments
Jo Holden Head of LGPS Investment Business Mercer
Alex Soulsby Head of Liability Driven Investment BMO 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

Balancing Investment Risk, Return & Cost

• Strategies for deficit reduction
• Managing liabilities & cashflow
• Investment regs & diversification
• Governance & structural reform

Actuarial Valuations & Governance Summit Day

PreConf Summit: 20th October
A 'Presidential debate' featuring heads of LGPS actuarial firms & summit on governance challanges / best practice

Alternative & Collective Investing in the LGPS

PostConf Workshop: 22nd October
Exploring applications of alternative investments, and collective structures for gaining exposure to these assets

13th Annual Local Government Pension Investment Forum

View the latest Local Government Pension Investment Forum agenda here.

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

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 180+ 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

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

Get Involved in IBC's Local Government Pension Investment Forum

With over 180 representatives from local authorities and a total audience in excess of 300, 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

Local Authority delegates confirmed for LGPIF 2015 include:

  • London Borough of Richmond Upon Thames
  • Northamptonshire County Council
  • Staffordshire County Council
  • London Pension Fund Authority
  • London Borough of Redbridge
  • West Midlands Pension Fund
  • Kent County Council
  • London Borough of Islington
  • East Riding Pension Fund
  • London Councils
  • Worcestershire Council
  • Avon Pension Fund
  • London Borough of Enfield
  • Buckinghamshire County Council
  • Lincolnshire County Council
  • Unison
  • Cumbria County Council
  • London Borough of Tower Hamlets
  • Oxfordshire County Council
  • London Borough Barking and Dagenham
  • Teeside Pension Fund
  • London Borough of Southwark
  • Lancashire County Pension Fund
  • Cornwall Council
  • London Borough of Newham
  • Carmarthenshire County Council
  • Surrey County Council
  • London Borough of Hounslow
  • Cambridgeshire and Northamptonshire Pension Funds
  • Lothian Pension Fund
  • Chiltern District Council
  • London Borough of Ealing
  • Hampshire County Council
  • Durham County Council
  • London Metropolitan University
  • Shropshire Council
  • London Borough of Barking and Dagenham
  • Haringey Council
  • London Borough of Lambeth
  • Essex Pension Fund Pensions Services
  • Gloucestershire County Council
  • Worcestershire County Council Pension Fund
  • Flintshire County Council
  • Royal Borough of Greenwich
  • London Borough of Merton
  • London Borough of Croydon
  • Merseyside Pension Fund
  • Norfolk Pension Fund
  • HM Treasury
  • East Sussex County Council
  • Suffolk County Council
  • Wiltshire Pension Fund
  • London Borough of Hammersmith & Fulham
  • Westminster City Council

The Leading Annual Local Government Pensions Conference

In 2014 over 300 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 13th Annual Local Government Pension Investment Forum in 2015:

  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 300 attendees including 180 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

View the latest Local Government Pension Investment Forum agenda here.

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(updated 7 October 2015)

LGPIF 2015 Sponsors Include:

Gold Partners Silver Partners
Bronze Partners Gold Partners
Silver Partners Silver Partners
Gold Partners Silver Partners
Silver Partners Bronze Partners
Silver Partners Silver Partners
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.

Advisors and Fund Mangers confirmed for LGPIF 2015 include:

  • Nomura
  • Foresight Group
  • Legal & General Investment Management
  • American Century Investments
  • Barnett Waddingham
  • Columbia Threadneedle
  • Adams Street Partners
  • NN Investment Partners
  • Vanguard Asset Management Ltd
  • State Street Global Advisors
  • Legal & General Investment Management
  • William Blair International Limited
  • NGAM UK Ltd
  • BMO Global Asset Management
  • Vontobel
  • AGFE Ltd
  • Union Investment Institutional GmbH
  • BNY Mellon
  • BlackRock Investment Management UK Ltd
  • Mill Group
  • Alcentra Ltd
  • Hermes Fund Managers Ltd
  • Skagen Funds
  • Fidelity Worldwide Investment
  • Amundi Asset Management
  • LGT Capital Partners
  • Baillie Gifford
  • Tokio Marine Asset Management
  • Towers Watson
  • MSCI
  • M&G Investments
  • Och-Ziff Management Europe Ltd
  • Pictet Asset Management
  • Lazard
  • JLT Benefit Solutions
  • Mercer
  • Insight Investment
  • TwentyFour Asset Management
  • Euroclear
  • Kames Capital
  • River and Mercantile Asset Management
  • Wellington Management
  • SigulerGuff UK LLP
  • Hymans Robertson
  • Robeco
  • UBS Global Asset Management
  • Pioneer Global Investments Ltd
  • Unigestion UK Ltd
  • Henderson Global Investors
  • Goldman Sachs Asset Management
  • Capital Dynamics
  • SSGA
  • Deutsche Asset & Wealth Management
  • Landmark Partners

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