Ohio State University's long-term investment pool returned 3.8% in the fiscal year ended June 30, 190 basis points above its policy benchmark, said John C. Lane, vice president and chief investment...
August 31, 2015 | 12:45 pm
More active money managers are looking to launch exchange-traded funds as institutional investors' appetite for the funds continues to grow.
August 20, 2015 | 10:05 am
Money managers’ outlook on the global economy is weakening amid continued concerns over a Chinese recession, said Bank of America Merrill Lynch’s monthly fund manager survey.
August 18, 2015 | 03:47 pm
As we are witnessing in the current earnings season, news from Japan is turning increasingly positive. In fact Japanese corporate profit margins have recently surged to historical highs and are now...
August 13, 2015 | 12:01 am
Seattle City Employees' Retirement System terminated Pacific Investment Management Co. from a $65 million global inflation-linked fixed-income portfolio.
July 30, 2015 | 12:17 pm
El Paso (Texas) City Employees’ Pension Fund hired Principal Real Estate Investors to manage a roughly $7.5 million global REIT strategy.
July 29, 2015 | 12:05 pm
Active money managers that pride themselves on adding value to portfolios increasingly are under fire to justify the fees they charge, and some have realized a refusal to budge will see them...
July 27, 2015
Marc Faber railed against central bank intervention around the globe and said he likes cash now because it “gives you flexibility to buy assets” when bubbles pop.
July 23, 2015 | 04:02 pm
British Columbia Investment Management Corp., Victoria, returned 14.2% on its investments net of costs for the year ended March 31, beating the 12.6% custom benchmark, it announced in a statement...
July 17, 2015 | 03:18 pm
After five years of muted growth, S&P 500 companies’ percentage of sales to foreign countries increased 1.53 percentage points in 2014 to 47.82%.
July 14, 2015 | 01:43 pm
Olga Fedotova and Sailesh Lad were appointed to AXA Investment Managers’ newly merged global emerging markets fixed-income team.
June 24, 2015 | 12:53 pm
Investors increasingly are hedging downside risk through put options as a way to stay in attractive equity markets while dealing with their fears of increased volatility and market shocks.
June 15, 2015
Lack of liquidity in the global bond markets has pushed money managers to alter the composition of portfolios, as concerns mount over an impending crunch in the fixed-income market.
June 15, 2015
Dallas Employees’ Retirement Fund hired Acadian Asset Management and BlackRock as global low-volatility equity managers.
June 10, 2015 | 02:57 pm
Kansas City (Mo.) Public School Retirement System hired Brandywine Global Investment Management to run a $30 million global fixed-income portfolio.