S&P: 60% of U.S., 75% of international active equity mutual funds fail to outperform benchmarks for year
Data released by S&P Dow Jones Indices on Monday showed 60.2% of U.S. domestic equity mutual funds failed to outperform their benchmark for the year ended June 30. The number jumps even higher over...
September 08, 2014 | 03:57 pm
Frontier markets equities have extended their gains over developed and emerging markets in 2014. Through Aug. 19, frontier markets returned 21.5% -- more than three times that of developed markets,...
August 20, 2014 | 03:19 pm
Rash Patel joined RWC Partners with responsibility for direct sales to institutional investors in the U.K. and other markets, said Dan Mannix, CEO at the firm.
August 20, 2014 | 02:41 pm
Norges Bank Investment Management has restructured its investment departments in line with a new strategy plan for Norway’s Government Pension Fund Global, Oslo, a spokesman said.
August 20, 2014 | 02:55 pm
Iain McNaught and Simon Peters were named senior vice presidents at Pacific Investment Management Co., in London, spokesman Michael Reid said.
August 19, 2014 | 03:50 pm
Cambridge Associates: Global developed private equity lags public counterpart, while emerging markets PE outperforms public markets in 2013
Private equity and venture capital firms that invest primarily in developed markets outside the United States returned 16.3% in 2013, as measured by the Cambridge Associates LLC Global ex-U.S....
August 18, 2014 | 02:29 pm
Pressure is building behind the dam to release a new kind of exchange-traded fund into the world, yet many observers continue to ask: “Who benefits?”
August 18, 2014
Gary Clarke was named managing director, portfolio manager and co-head of the global equity team at BlackRock.
August 14, 2014 | 12:56 pm
Tameside Metropolitan Borough Council hired three active global equity managers to run a total of £600 million for the Greater Manchester Pension Fund.
August 13, 2014 | 12:54 pm
Oregon Investment Council, Tigard, added a real return investment option and switched some equity managers for the state's $1.6 billion 457 plan
August 11, 2014 | 01:34 pm
Glen Casey was named senior vice president and global head of products at American Century Investments
August 11, 2014 | 03:27 pm
Danielle Singer joined Invesco Perpetual as senior client portfolio manager in its multiasset team, said a spokesman.
August 04, 2014 | 12:53 pm
Marc Faber, publisher of the “Gloom, Doom and Boom” newsletter warned against lofty asset valuations, excessive debt and investor complacency as he discussed his views on the market at a...
July 24, 2014 | 03:53 pm
North American investors are helping Winton Capital Management Ltd. make progress — albeit slowly — toward its founder's goal of becoming a $100 billion company.
July 22, 2014 | 10:10 am
Japan's ¥126.6 trillion ($1.25 trillion) Government Pension Investment Fund, Tokyo, in an annual report released July 4, provided a snapshot of leading asset gatherers in a year of extensive changes...