Frontlines

TIAA gives $1 million to those who effect change

MONEY MANAGEMENT

MONEY MANAGEMENT

TIAA-CREF is donating $1 million to non-profits to honor 100 people whose work has made a difference in their communities.
ISS, CII launch website in opposition to House proxy agency bill

LEGISLATION

LEGISLATION

ISS and CII have created a website in opposition of a bill in Congress that they say would alter the nation's proxy advisory landscape.
EBRI's Lori Lucas honored by Women Investment Professionals

MONEY MANAGEMENT

MONEY MANAGEMENT

Lori Lucas, CEO of EBRI, has been selected to receive the Distinguished Woman Investment Professional of the Year award.
Financial sector targets slavery and trafficking

ESG

ESG

An initiative to end human rights abuses is bringing together the financial sector, global regulators and non-governmental organizations.
New directors bolster female representation at U.K. trade group

GOVERNANCE

GOVERNANCE

The Investment Association has upped the gender diversity on its own board of directors with three new appointments.
Will investors bite on a ham and cheese as an investment?

INVESTING/PORTFOLIO STRATEGIES

INVESTING/PORTFOLIO STRATEGIES

Could pasta be developing into an asset class? When it comes to key ingredients in a pasta dish, the idea doesn't seem so far-fetched.
361 Capital sponsors heroes run for a charity that helps veterans

MONEY MANAGEMENT

MONEY MANAGEMENT

Heroes Run sponsorship is not just an average 5K fun run to 361 Capital's CEO.
300 Club adds Elizabeth Corley to its roster

MONEY MANAGEMENT

MONEY MANAGEMENT

Elizabeth Corley joined the 300 Club as its 23rd member.
ICI uses new site to highlight research, data

RESEARCH

RESEARCH

ICI has started a website devoted to retirement issues and its research.
Ray Dalio offers free advice about managing during financial crises

MONEY MANAGEMENT

MONEY MANAGEMENT

Bridgewater Associates' Ray Dalio explains how the money manager has navigated debt crises during the firm's nearly 50-year history.
3 research papers about retirement win grants from foundations

MONEY MANAGEMENT

MONEY MANAGEMENT

Research papers dealing with retirement income and security were among those awarded grants by two foundations.
TA Associates partners with Athena Alliance on gender diversity

MONEY MANAGEMENT

MONEY MANAGEMENT

TA Associates executives are hoping to diversify their portfolio company boards by adding more women.
Bridgewater funds scholarships to increase cybersecurity talent pool

HEDGE FUNDS

HEDGE FUNDS

Bridgewater is supporting cybersecurity graduate students from underrepresented minority groups with scholarships.
Ontario Teachers, BMO Capital put blockchain through its paces

MONEY MANAGEMENT

MONEY MANAGEMENT

Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan and BMO Capital Markets successfully tested a fixed-income transaction using a blockchain platform.
Hedge fund manager makes dramatic rescue among the peaks of Pakistan

HEDGE FUNDS

HEDGE FUNDS

As if reaching the summit of Broad Peak without using oxygen weren't enough, David Roeske helped save the life of a fellow mountain climber.