Investment outsourcing

U.K. pension funds moving to fiduciary management — survey

More than two-thirds of U.K. corporate and public pension funds and their consultants surveyed on fiduciary management have implemented a partial or full fiduciary management arrangement, or are...

July 02, 2014 | 01:59 pm
Census Bureau: 100 largest public pension fund assets up 9.4% for year

Census Bureau: 100 largest public pension fund assets up 9.4% for year

The 100 largest U.S. public pension funds had a combined $3.218 trillion in cash and securities as of March 31, up 0.5% from three months earlier and 9.4% higher than a year earlier, the U.S. Census...

June 26, 2014 | 03:35 pm

Towers Watson promotes 2 to global CIO positions

Craig Baker and Chris Mansi were appointed global chief investment officer and global delegated chief investment officer, respectively, at Towers Watson.

June 18, 2014 | 01:18 pm

Stamford Policemen's Pension Fund chooses Clearbrook as outsourced CIO

Stamford (Conn.) Policemen's Pension Fund hired Clearbrook Global Advisors as the pension fund's first outsourced CIO.

June 12, 2014 | 12:12 pm

Oklahoma Firefighters bumps up U.S. equity target allocation

Oklahoma Firefighters Pension & Retirement System, Oklahoma City, made several changes to its target asset allocations.

June 10, 2014 | 03:49 pm

Massachusetts Water Resource Authority seeks direct lending, venture capital managers

assachusetts Water Resource Authority Employees' Retirement System is searching for a senior private direct lending manager to run up to $5 million and a venture capital manager to run up to $3...

June 02, 2014 | 03:12 pm

Verizon executive named Hirtle Callaghan's director of strategy

Nicholas G. Botticelli was named director of strategy and head of pension portfolio management at Hirtle Callaghan.

May 28, 2014 | 03:35 pm

Feeding America outsources investment management to Northern Trust

Feeding America, Chicago, hired Northern Trust Asset Management as outsourced CIO to manage $19.3 million in assets.

May 14, 2014 | 03:35 pm

Clearbrook hires managing director

Thomas E. Deegan was named managing director at Clearbrook Global Advisors.

May 08, 2014 | 01:05 pm

Pirelli taps Buck unit to monitor fiduciary manager

Pirelli Common Investment Fund, Burton-on-Trent, England, hired Buck Global Investment Advisors to monitor and evaluate fiduciary manager services provided by Cardano.

April 28, 2014 | 02:09 pm

Investment outsourcing firm Nu Paradigm opens its doors

Nu Paradigm Investment Partners opened for business Wednesday, offering customized investment outsourcing and strategic consulting services to institutional investors, family offices and registered...

April 23, 2014 | 03:43 pm

San Jose Federated issues RFP for discretionary manager to run at least 5% of assets; hires new CIO

San Jose (Calif.) Federated City Employees Retirement System has reissued an RFP for a manager to provide an “outsourced investment function.”

April 14, 2014 | 04:06 pm

Pembroke Pines Fire & Police hires real estate, timber managers

Pembroke Pines (Fla.) Fire & Police Pension Fund hired Intercontinental Real Estate and Molpus Woodlands Group to manage $9 million each in core-plus real estate and ...

March 27, 2014 | 03:40 pm
ERISA Advisory Council to look at outsourcing and shift to a “non-ERISA” world in 2014

ERISA Advisory Council to look at outsourcing and shift to a “non-ERISA” world in 2014

Department of Labor ERISA Advisory Council voted Wednesday to spend 2014 investigating outsourcing best practices for plan sponsors and the shift from retirement plans covered by the Employee...

March 26, 2014 | 06:18 pm
Thrift Savings Plan breaks $400 billion

Thrift Savings Plan breaks $400 billion

Thrift Savings Plan broke the $400 billion mark in February, according to figures released Thursday at a meeting of the Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board, Washington, which administers the...

March 21, 2014 | 01:38 pm