Table of Contents

Issue Date: Monday, January 22, 2018

News

Fears grow as exchanges up sales of data

Fears grow as exchanges up sales of data

Investors are concerned that equity market data collected by exchanges could expose trading strategies and volume.

Next generation taking root with money managers

Next generation taking root with money managers

Generational change at the big alternative investment firms is finally starting to happen. What should investors expect?

Firms lining up to do business with China's Alibaba

Firms lining up to do business with China’s Alibaba

Money management firms looking to grow in China are finding many roads now lead through internet giant Alibaba.

How 401(k) deductions were saved in budget drama

How 401(k) deductions were saved in budget drama

An unusual coalition, old-fashioned lobbying and a presidential tweet might have saved retirement savings tax advantages.

Institutions close European mortgage gap

Institutions close European mortgage gap

Non-bank lenders are seeking European institutional money to close the funding gap left by Basel III regulation.

Sponsors cite new tax law in improving 401(k) plans

Sponsors cite new tax law in improving 401(k) plans

The new tax law played a role in several companies' decisions to enhance their 401(k) plans.

Corporate funds surf equity wave to great returns

Corporate funds surf equity wave to great returns

Pension funds in the world's largest retirement markets showed strong gains in 2017.

Fate of SEC administrative law judges to be decided by high court

Fate of SEC administrative law judges to be decided by high court

The SEC's move to pursue more cases in-house instead of through the courts could come to an abrupt end this spring.

Tech giants could easily be next money managers

Tech giants could easily be next money managers

Technology firms could be the next U.S. money managers, since they have the size, brand recognition and distribution capabilities.

Changes on the horizon for the largest funds

Changes on the horizon for the largest funds

Pension funds in the world's largest retirement markets will have a year of changes to deal with in 2018.

For private-equity firm founders, letting go is hard to do

Private equity founders are not as good at smoothly relinquishing control of their firms as they are at making investments.

P&I announces beat coverage changes

P&I announces beat coverage changes

Several Pensions & Investments' reporters are taking on new assignments.

Special Report

Emerging Markets

Investors shouldn't fear the impact of central bank moves on emerging markets since these economies are in a better place than in recent years to deal with changing monetary policies.

Frontlines

Editorial

All eyes on California court system at it weighs pension benefit cases

All eyes on California court system at it weighs pension benefit cases

Several benefit cases wending through the California state court system promise to continue the Golden State's role as a bellwether.

People Moves