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USS appoints Ortec Finance to provide asset liability management

Universities Superannuation Scheme (USS), has adopted Ortec Finance’s Asset-Liability Management (ALM) solution, which will be fully integrated into USS’s investment process.

The appointment strengthens Ortec’s relationship with USS, having been appointed in 2014 to provide performance measurement, attribution and ex-post risk reporting across the fund via Ortec’s Investment Performance Service (IPS).


Article Date: 17/01/2017

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Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan and USS to acquire Westerleigh Group from Antin Infrastructure Partners

Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan and Universities Superannuation Scheme Ltd have announced the acquisition of Westerleigh Group, the UK crematoria developer and operator, from Antin Infrastructure Partners.

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New Head of Research role at USS

A new Head of Research role has been created within USS Investment Management, the investment subsidiary of Universities Superannuation Scheme Ltd (USS).

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Senior lecturer joins the USS trustee board

Dr Steve Wharton, Senior Lecturer in French and Communication at the University of Bath, has been appointed to the USS trustee board.

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USS achieve prestigious certification for information security

The International Organisation for Standardisation (ISO) has approved USS’s application for ISO 27001:2013, a sought-after accreditation in information security.

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