Nestle Sets Up Asset Manager Firm to Service Pensions

June 29, 2006 ( - Nestle has announced its creation of a new company, Nestle Capital Advisors, which will provide services to its pension funds around the world. reports that Jean-Pierre Steiner, director of corporate pension and risk services at Nestle, said the new firm, based in the UK, will provide the company’s 240 pension plans with actuarial services, manager selection, benchmark monitoring and mandate drafting.

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Steiner told that Nestle has a total of 13 billion euros in assets in 100 separate pension funds.