Investment outsourcing

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

Defined Contribution Outsourcing

No one would argue that running a defined contribution plan is any simpler than running a defined benefit plan. Some would even contend that a DC plan, with more moving parts and with often hundreds...

March 17, 2014 | 12:01 am
Bill to make lifecycle funds the default strategy for federal workers advances

Bill to make lifecycle funds the default strategy for federal workers advances

The House Oversight and Government Reform Committee on Wednesday passed legislation to make lifecycle funds the default investment for new federal employees participating in the $366.7 billion Thrift ...

March 12, 2014 | 03:58 pm
George Washington University looking to outsource endowment investments

George Washington University looking to outsource endowment investments

George Washington University, Washington, is looking for an outside firm to manage its $1.4 billion endowment.

March 07, 2014 | 03:25 pm

Chatham Partners survey: DB plans open to bundling, if convinced of benefits

Bundled defined benefit and total retirement outsourcing opportunities remain a strategically viable market for service providers over the next five years, provided plan sponsors are properly briefed ...

February 26, 2014 | 12:50 pm

Brakes Group taps Cardano as fiduciary manager

Brakes Group, Kent, England, chose Cardano as fiduciary manager for its £170 million ($283.5 million) final salary pension scheme.

February 20, 2014 | 12:15 pm