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Spotlight on the global pension scheme

The National Association of Pension Funds is holding its global pension conference in London in September.

The conference, which is held every two years, is a forum for pension professionals to discuss developments around the globe.

Topics to be covered include global asset allocation, the prospects for agreement on European directives and a timely review of international accounting standards.

Sessions will also cover explanations of pension arrangements around the world and regional trends. Speakers will give first-hand descriptions of pension systems in Hong Kong, Australia and South Africa.

The event is chaired by NAPF chairman Peter Thompson and takes place at the Royal College of Physicians, Regent&#39s Park, London on September 25. Contact 020 7808 1300.

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