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Agenda

Wednesday 3 rd February

15:30 – 15:35

Scheme Advisory Board update

Speaker
Jeff Houston

Secretary to the Scheme Advisory Board

15:35 – 16:10

Choice, Scams and Confusion
As the level of choice continues to increase in the LGPS, what can be done to help scheme member and administering authorities understand their options and manage risk?

Moderator
Jeff Houston

Secretary to the Scheme Advisory Board

´╗┐Panellists
Jason Bailey
Head of Pensions Administration

South Yorkshire Pensions Authority

Charlotte Cartwright
Legal Director

Eversheds Sutherland

Mairi Dearden
Head of Engagement

The Pensions Ombudsman

16:10 – 16:50

Market valuations and the implications for investment strategy at LGPS Funds
While the world continues to grapple with the fallout from the Covid-19 pandemic, what are the likely market movements that investors should be anticipating? And are the resulting economic pressures likely to have a profound effect on valuations? Our panel discusses the implications for investment strategy at local authority pension funds.

Moderator
John Harrison

Adviser

Border to Coast Pensions Partnership

´╗┐Panellists
Peter Wallach

Director of Pensions

Merseyside Pension Fund

Andrew Warwick
Portfolio Manager, Real Return Team

Newton Investment Management

´╗┐Further speaker to be announced

Speakers

Jason Bailey

Head of Pensions Administration

South Yorkshire Pensions Authority

Charlotte Cartwright

Legal Director

Eversheds Sutherland

Mairi Dearde

Head of Engagement

The Pensions Ombudsman

John Harrison

Adviser

Border to Coast Pensions Partnership

Jeff Houston

Secretary

Scheme Advisory Board

Peter Wallach

Director of Pensions

Merseyside Pension Fund

Andrew Warwick

Portfolio Manager, Real Return Team

Newton Investment Management