International

CPPIB commits additional $400 million to China real estate joint venture

Canada Pension Plan Investment Board committed an additional US$400 million to Goodman China Logistics Holding, the board’s joint venture with real estate investment manager Goodman Group, to...

November 20, 2014 | 12:33 pm

U.K.’s Pension Regulator chooses CEO

Lesley Titcomb was appointed CEO of the U.K.'s The Pensions Regulator.

November 20, 2014 | 12:24 pm

London Pensions Fund Authority names new CIO

Chris Rule joined London Pensions Fund Authority as chief investment officer.

November 20, 2014 | 11:01 am

AIMCo taps former Pyramis head to succeed Leo de Bever as CEO

Kevin Uebelein was named CEO of the C$76 billion (US$70 billion) Alberta Investment Management Corp., effective Jan. 5.

November 19, 2014 | 11:28 pm

New Jersey earmarks $100 million for Asia real estate fund

New Jersey Division of Investment committed $100 million to Real Estate Capital Asia Partners IV, an opportunistic non-core real estate fund managed by SC Capital Partners.

November 19, 2014 | 03:30 pm

Newham Pension Fund seeks real estate consultant

London Borough of Newham Pension Fund, London, is searching for a consultant to restructure and advise on its £87 million ($136.1 million) real estate allocation.

November 19, 2014 | 02:15 pm
GPIF names Coller Capital partner as its first CIO

GPIF names Coller Capital partner as its first CIO

Hiromichi Mizuno will join Japan's Government Pension Investment Fund as executive managing director and chief investment officer on Jan. 5.

November 19, 2014 | 10:25 am

BofA: Managers more confident in global growth, Japanese equities

Money managers outlook on global growth improved in November, said Bank of America Merrill Lynch’s monthly fund manager survey.

November 18, 2014 | 04:21 pm

Toronto launches actuary search for 5 frozen DB plans

Toronto is searching for a firm to conduct an actuarial valuation of the city’s five frozen defined benefit plans.

November 18, 2014 | 01:40 pm

Mercer adds partners with focus on U.K. pension funds

Norbert Fullerton was named partner at Mercer.

November 18, 2014 | 01:35 pm
HSBC appoints new CEO for U.K. pension fund

HSBC appoints new CEO for U.K. pension fund

Elizabeth Renshaw-Ames was appointed trustee CEO at HSBC Bank Pension Trust (U.K.).

November 18, 2014 | 09:31 am

Kensington starts to attract foreign investors

Until last year, all of Kensington Realty Advisors Inc.’s investors were based in the U.S.

November 17, 2014 | 08:44 am
U.S. real estate still attractive to foreign institutional investors

U.S. real estate still attractive to foreign institutional investors

Foreign capital is flooding into U.S. real estate despite lower return expectations.

November 17, 2014 | 08:50 am
Eurozone shows modest growth in quarter

Eurozone shows modest growth in quarter

The eurozone economy grew 0.2% in the three months ended Sept. 30, with diverse contributions across member states as fiscal and structural reforms move at different rates.

November 14, 2014 | 01:10 pm

Investec adds institutional sales executive for Southeast Asia

Keeran J. Mane joined Investec Asset Management in Singapore as executive director, institutional sales, for Southeast Asia.

November 14, 2014 | 12:13 pm