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NILGOSC joins other UK schemes in the launch of Stewardship Council

NILGOSC is delighted to have joined 27 other schemes and pools, representing more than £550 billion in pension assets, in becoming inaugural members of the Occupational Pensions Stewardship Council (OPSC).

HM Treasury consultation on proposals to reform the cost control mechanisms in public service pensions

HM Treasury launched its consultation on 24 June 2021 and it welcomes input from stakeholders in Northern Ireland public service pension schemes.

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Prudential AVC’s service delivery update

If you currently pay into an Additional Voluntary Contributions (AVC) plan with Prudential, please be aware they are currently experiencing delays in the processing of contributions and paying out retirement claims. 

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New joint investor statement to World governments on the Climate Crisis

NILGOSC has joined with other global investors calling on governments to strengthen emission targets for 2030 to limit warming to 1.5 degrees.

Response to HM Treasury on increasing the Minimum Pension Age

NILGOSC has responded to HM Treasury’s consultation on increasing the national minimum pension age.

NILGOSC announces further investment in Renewable Energy Infrastructure projects

NILGOSC has committed €50m to the Copenhagen Infrastructure IV fund which will invest in offshore wind, onshore wind, solar PV and other low carbon energy solutions.

NILGOSC’s 2019/20 voting record published

NILGOSC is committed to responsible investment and has undertaken a range of activities to promote positive environmental, social and corporate governance (ESG) practices in the companies in which it invests.

Opportunity to join the board of NILGOSC

NILGOSC is overseen by a Board appointed by the Department of Communities. The Department is now recruiting for two future vacancies on the Board.

Call for sustained and improved climate ambition from UK government

NILGOSC has joined with the PRI and other UK asset owners to write to the UK government calling for continued climate ambition in advance of COP26.

NILGOSC won the award for LGPS Investment Strategy of the Year

At the LAPF Investment Awards last night NILGOSC won the award for LGPS Investment Strategy of the Year.

Response to the consultation on the statutory underpin

NILGOSC has published its response to The Department for Communities’ proposal on amendments to the statutory underpin.

Consultation on amendments to the statutory underpin

The Department for Communities is seeking views on proposals to address discrimination identified by the Courts in the transitional arrangements which were part of the 2015 reform of the Local Government Pension Scheme in Northern Ireland.