The institution's $65 billion savings bureau has issued RFPs to run an expected $240 million of international equity portfolios, as it builds its offshore allocation.
Fund managers question the likely effectiveness of a raft of recent measures from authorities designed to drive domestic investment.
Former World Bank executive Eun Sung-Soo is the new chairman and CEO at Korea Investment Corporation, after 'Hank' Ahn Hong-chul quit amid reports of improper conduct.
The $60 billion institution aims to have 20% of its portfolio in overseas assets within the next four years as it builds its alternatives and equities allocations.
We are now accepting nominations for our fifth annual Korea Investment Management Awards. Here we outline a few changes, the criteria and the timeline.
The new chief executive of Korea's National Pension Service and his soon-to-be-announced investment chief need contracts based on performance, not term limits.
The Korean government has unveiled the National Pension Service's new CEO, with four candidates shortlisted for CIO amid a perceived shift in emphasis in the recruitment process.
Structural changes in risk management and governance have enabled Korea's Hanwha Life to construct a more sustainable investment portfolio, earning it an Institutional ...
Two of the country's state pensions, the Public Officials Benefits Association and the Police Mutual Aid Association, have reportedly had differing fortunes in their hunt for ...
‘Hank’ Ahn Hong-chul, chairman and chief executive of Korea Investment Corporation, may have quit due to a report alleging improper conduct, according to local media.
Ahn Hong-Chul has reportedly resigned as president and chief executive of sovereign wealth fund Korea Investment Corporation, with sources unsure as to reasons behind the move.
The chairman and chief investment officer of the $450 billion state retirement fund have been forced to step down after a disagreement between the two.
Choi Kwang has refused to resign after being accused of overstepping his remit. He has reportedly opposed government plans to turn the pension fund's investment office into a ...
Korean asset manager says the industry can't survive with products based on past market conditions after joining forces with high-conviction firm US firm to deliver pension ...
The Scientists and Engineers Mutual Aid Association has issued a multi-million request for proposals to global fund of hedge fund managers, to be finalised this year.