Total assets of the world's largest pension funds rose more than 3% in 2014 to $ 15 trillion - on materials AMarkets.
The main driver of growth - the growth of pension savings as North America and Europe. The political leaders of the US and the EU in recent years actively campaigned generation of active aging and more cache to postpone their retirement. The most significant increase in pension money to the fund recorded by the Americans - 8% growth over the past 5 years.
This information was provided in a report Pensions & Investments (P & I) company Towers Watson. In the same period, the growth of savings in the EU amounted to 7% in the Asia-Pacific region - 4%. The total capital under management of the fund, which depends on the dynamics of the market, rose by 5%. Pension funds, referred to in the report, it does not much is not enough, 43% of global pension assets.