Pension Fund Strategies, Governance, Regulation And Investment Seminar
Good governance is increasingly recognized as an
important aspect of an efficient private pension system, enhancing investment
performance and benefit security. Yet, despite regulatory and industry initiatives,
governance weaknesses persist across many countries.
There are unique financial and societal challenges
facing those who manage, regulate or provide governance for pension schemes.
Pensions scheme governance and management training is therefore vital to ensure
pension funds are managed properly.
This Pension Scheme Governance & Regulation
training will provide advanced knowledge and management tools needed for the
effective oversight and administration of publicly funded or partially funded
pension plans. This program will help to modernize these plans and their
associated pension funds in an environment of changing economic and social
circumstances and new regulatory and accounting initiatives.
attending this program, participants will learn about:
- Understand the importance of
pension governance, types, designs and fundamentals of pension schemes
- Appreciate the duties and
management function of trustees
- Analyze Pension scheme
management performance indicators
- Appreciate the importance of
performance evaluation of trustees of pension schemes in enhancing
- Assess the risks pension funds
are exposed to and the need of effective risk management
This course is
designed for Pension regulators, Policymakers, Trustees, Administrators, Fund
managers, Advisors, Custodians, CEOs, Human resource managers, Directors and
Pension principal officers.
- Introduction to Pension Funds
and Global Pension Crisis
- Financial Mechanisms &
Pension Plan Design; Different types of Pension Schemes
- Costs of Funding Pension
Schemes; Pension Fund Deficit, Sovereign Debt & Default Risk
- Longevity, Dependency Rations,
Real & Nominal Returns
- Defined Benefits and Defined
- Insurance Mechanisms and
- Pensions Fund and Its Parties:
trustees, sponsors, actuaries, consultants & investment managers
- Asset Allocation, Capital
Structure and Financial Risk
- Sources of Wealth in Pensions
Funds; creating value in Pension Funds
- Different Types of Pension
- Pension Fund Asset-Liability
Management, Tools & Modelling
- Pensions Funding Policies
- Portfolio Rebalancing, Asset
Allocation and risk management
- Actuarial Considerations,
Scheme Design & Annuity Market
- Reviewing benchmarks and Performance
- Pension Risk Management,
Reporting and Governance
- Regulatory Practices and
Decision Making in DB Plans
This course is delivered by our seasoned trainers who have
vast experience as expert professionals in the respective fields of practice.
The course is taught through a mix of practical activities, theory, group works
and case studies.
Training manuals and additional reference materials are
provided to the participants.
Upon successful completion of this course, participants will
be issued with a certificate.
We can also do this as tailor-made course to meet
organization-wide needs. Contact us to find out more: email@example.com
· The training will be conducted at SKILLS FOR AFRICA TRAINING INSTITUTE IN NAIROBI
· The training fee covers
tuition fees, training materials, lunch and training venue. Accommodation and
airport transfer are arranged for our participants upon request.
Payment should be sent to our bank account before start of
training and proof of payment sent to: firstname.lastname@example.org