Asset servicing

Survey respondents see U.S. eventually with one-day trade settlement standard

Seventy-eight percent of buy-side, sell-side and custodian respondents to an SS&C Technologies Holdings survey either expect the U.S. to eventually move to T+1 settlement or think such a move is...

April 11, 2016 | 03:33 pm

Longview Firefighters launches investment consultant search

Longview (Texas) Firefighters’ Relief and Retirement Fund is searching for an investment consultant and/or a custodian.

April 06, 2016 | 03:54 pm
 2 former State Street execs charged with fraud on transition management commissions

2 former State Street execs charged with fraud on transition management commissions

Two former State Street executives have been charged by the Department of Justice with scheming to defraud at least six of the bank's clients through secret commissions applied to billions of dollars ...

April 05, 2016 | 02:58 pm
A Silver Lining: The Investment Implications of an Aging World

A Silver Lining: The Investment Implications of an Aging World

For the first time in recorded history, the old will outnumber the young. This unprecedented aging of the global population has profound consequences for individuals, businesses, governments, and...

April 01, 2016 | 12:01 am
China: In the Slough of Despond

China: In the Slough of Despond

Baillie Gifford’s Richard Sneller holds his ground amid the cacophony of doomsayers anticipating Chinas imminent economic collapse, stating his belief in a further prolonged period of Chinese...

April 01, 2016 | 12:01 am
Introducing an Innovative Approach to Retirement Investing

Introducing an Innovative Approach to Retirement Investing

As the ongoing shift from DB to DC continues, individuals are challenged with the burdens of long term investing and judiciously transitioning to income generation. Learn how the S&P STRIDE Indices...

April 01, 2016 | 12:01 am

IHS and Markit to merge

IHS and Markit will combine in an “all-share merger of equals” to create a “global information powerhouse” based in London.

March 21, 2016 | 01:35 pm

SS&C Technologies hires senior vice president for fund administration business

Stephanie Miller was named senior vice president at financial services and software company SS&C Technologies Holdings.

March 18, 2016 | 03:36 pm

Japan’s Pension Fund Association hires Hermes EOS to run stewardship program

Japan’s Pension Fund Association hired Hermes EOS, the stewardship division of Hermes Investment Management, to develop and implement the ¥12.7 trillion ($111.6 billion)...

March 17, 2016 | 01:40 pm

U.K. county group seeking actuarial services and benefits, governance consultants

Norfolk County Council Pension Fund and a group of six other local government pension schemes is searching for providers of actuarial services, benefits consulting, governance consulting and...

March 14, 2016 | 03:17 pm

Plymouth County issues call for transition manager

Plymouth County (Mass.) Retirement Association is seeking at least one firm to provide transition management services for the $665 million defined benefit plan.

March 14, 2016 | 02:26 pm