Global

Quality erodes as more Chinese debt comes to market
Chinese companies have issued nearly $2 trillion in debt in 2017, about $860 billion more than calendar year 2016 and 250% of what was issued in 2015.
It's all relative; investors hot on international equity and bond ETFs, cool on U.S. ETFs
Year-to-date Sept. 30, investors have put more than $125 billion into international equity exchange-traded funds, while redeeming about $10 billion from the asset class.

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Searches & Hires -

Fondapi, the occupational plan for employees of small and midsize enterprises, is looking for two global equity managers.
Texas Teachers brings more global equity in-house to seize alpha

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DEFINED BENEFIT -

Texas Teacher Retirement System overhauls its global equity portfolio to produce more alpha.
J.P. Morgan's revenue keeps up with BlackRock
While early into third-quarter earnings season, both BlackRock and J.P. Morgan Asset Management released their results this week.
Active turnover is low
Active equity managers portfolio turnover has been declining since the financial crisis.

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MONEY MANAGEMENT -

Michel Meert​ was named global head of client solutions and consultant relations at HSBC Global Asset Management.
Global and European equity ETFs growing more popular
Investor sentiments, as gauged by exchange-traded fund movements, show increased interest in global and European funds.
Kansas City Employees terminates Wellington over performance

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Kansas City (Mo.) Employees' Retirement System terminated Wellington Management from a $52 million fixed-income portfolio.