Asset owners are paying a lot more attention to where their money managers execute trades — decisions that have generally been left to the discretion of the managers — and some are...
August 18, 2014
July – a normally quiet month in transition management – was anything but this year.
August 14, 2014 | 10:03 am
Concord (Mass.) Contributory Retirement System is searching for a custodian.
August 13, 2014 | 03:10 pm
Chris Rowland was named global head of custody for J.P. Morgan Chase's custody and fund services business, effective immediately, said a memo to company staff.
August 12, 2014 | 05:20 pm
Iowa Municipal Fire & Police Retirement System issued an RFP for an actuarial audit services firm.
August 07, 2014 | 03:41 pm
Texas Prepaid Higher Education Tuition Board hired NorthStar Financial Services Group as service provider for its $413 million Texas Tuition Promise Fund, $252 million Texas College...
August 06, 2014 | 02:37 pm
Longmont, Colo., hired Great-West Retirement Services as bundled provider for the city's $65 million 401(a) plan.
August 06, 2014 | 02:17 pm
New York State Deferred Compensation Plan is searching for a custodian/trustee.
August 06, 2014 | 02:21 pm
July saw a boom in transition management, based on Harbor Analytics data, with 31 transactions accounting for 27% of total transitions for the first seven months of the year.
August 06, 2014 | 01:10 pm
Evercore Partners agreed to acquire International Strategy and Investment Group, a research and trading business.
August 04, 2014 | 02:35 pm
Higher market values and increased mandates were cited by the largest publicly traded banks for the rise in assets under custody and in asset servicing revenues in the second quarter, according to...
August 04, 2014
The changing landscape in transition management and the desire for increased returns on cash have generated new interest in a longtime offering — overlays. The changing landscape in transition ...
August 04, 2014
BNP Paribas Securities Services has acquired Credit Suisse Prime Fund Services, a fund administration business for hedge funds and hedge funds of funds, said Jonathan Taylor, BNP Paribas spokesman.
August 01, 2014 | 01:02 pm
Tennessee Department of the Treasury hired State Street Bank as custodian of the $40 billion Tennessee Consolidated Retirement System.
July 30, 2014 | 02:48 pm
Asset owners could account for a quarter of exchange-traded fund usage globally in five years, a potentially giant leap from as low as 5% now, according to a senior executive with BlackRock Inc.'s...