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Illinois bill calls for divestment related to wall

Illinois bill calls for divestment related to wall

A bill that calls for Illinois' five retirement systems to divest from companies involved in building President-elect Donald J. Trump's proposed wall along the U.S. and Mexico border is up for...

December 12, 2016
Texas students win Alpha Challenge

Texas students win Alpha Challenge

A trio of MBA students from University of Texas' McCombs School of Business won the 12th annual Alpha Challenge, beating out teams from 15 other U.S. business schools for top investment management...

December 12, 2016
Movember moves in at Highland Capital

Movember moves in at Highland Capital

November was designated Movember at Highland Capital Management LP.

December 12, 2016

Private equity group raises stakes in ESG

Ever wondered just how responsible you and your portfolios are when it comes to private equity? Now you can find out.

November 28, 2016
Man AHL expands coder competition

Man AHL expands coder competition

A coding teach-in had journalists buzzing this month as diversified quantitative manager Man AHL launched its second-annual coding competition for students.

November 28, 2016
U.S. election aftermath good for U.K. corporate pension funding

U.S. election aftermath good for U.K. corporate pension funding

U.K. corporate defined benefit funds saw a £35 billion ($44.1 billion) improvement in deficits in the week after the U.S. presidential election, which is helping unwind damage done by the U.K.'s vote ...

November 28, 2016
CFA Institute gives ESG expanded weight in exam

CFA Institute gives ESG expanded weight in exam

The CFA Institute is bolstering the environmental, social, governance curriculum in its Chartered Financial Analyst examinations.

November 28, 2016