Retirement income

Retirement income

With baby boomers reaching retirement age, conversations on how to guide participants through the drawdown stage of retirement are picking up.

Published: April 16, 2018
Artificial intelligence in money management

Artificial intelligence in money management

With exponential growth of data being generated worldwide, the advantages managers with cutting edge capabilities in analyzing big data will enjoy is expected to grow.

Published: April 16, 2018
DC East 2018

DC East 2018

Read highlights and watch videos from Pensions & Investments' 2018 East Coast Defined Contribution Conference in Miami.

Published: April 02, 2018
Eddy Awards 2018

Eddy Awards 2018

Read about this year's winners and view a complete list of Eddy Award winners from the last nine years.

Published: April 02, 2018
Target-date funds

Target-date funds

The popularity of target-date funds in the U.S. is pushing money managers to find ways to cut costs to remain competitive, while changing regulations in Europe continue to drive opportunities.

Published: March 19, 2018

Back to active

Active investing is making a comeback as asset owners broaden their view from fundamental to a variety of investments that target outcomes.

Published: March 05, 2018

Fixed Income

With expected returns of about 5.4% over the next 10 years, asset owners are looking beyond fixed income to less liquid, non-publicly traded credit instruments for greater outcomes.

Published: February 19, 2018
Top-performing money managers: Q4 2017

Top-performing money managers: Q4 2017

After five consecutive quarters of small-cap strategies dominating Morningstar Inc.'s domestic equity separate account/collective investment trust database, large-cap and technology approaches reigned supreme for the year.

Published: February 19, 2018

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.

Published: January 22, 2018
Special report: Pension risk transfer

Special report: Pension risk transfer

More U.S. corporations with traditional defined benefit plans are strategically transferring their liabilities to insurers, although struggles with funding ratios have contributed to a lack of megadeals in the market.

Published: November 13, 2017
Top-performing money managers: Q3 2017

Top-performing money managers: Q3 2017

For the fifth consecutive quarter, small-cap equity strategies dominated Morningstar's domestic equity separate account/collective investment trust database, occupying six of the top 10 spots for the year ended Sept. 30.

Published: November 13, 2017
The 2017 Excellence & Innovation Awards

The 2017 Excellence & Innovation Awards

For the sixth year, P&I and the Defined Contribution Institutional Investment Association recognizes innovation and excellence by plan sponsors to improve the retirement security of participants.

Published: October 16, 2017
Super beta: ETFs, passive and indexing

Super beta: ETFs, passive and indexing

Firms continue wading into the market for exchange-traded products despite crowds.

Published: October 02, 2017

Public funds balance sheet

Even with an increase in contributions, ever-rising liabilities paint a dismal picture for the future of the 100 largest U.S. public pension plans.

Published: October 02, 2017
The state of hedge funds and funds of funds 2017

The state of hedge funds and funds of funds 2017

In another reversal of fortune – this time for the better – more hedge funds and hedge fund-of-funds saw a rise in assets than sustained losses for the year ended June 30.

Published: September 18, 2017