Governance best practices

Governance best practices

U.S. pension boards are under scrutiny, fueling discussions about governance at conferences, retirement boards and statehouses alike.

Published: June 26, 2017
Investment outsourcing

Investment outsourcing

The current low-return environment combined with a recognized need to build more diversified portfolios is driving increased institutional investor appetite for outsourced chief investment officer services.

Published: June 26, 2017
The power report: Institutional investing in oil and energy

The power report: Institutional investing in oil and energy

The momentum behind investor moves to address climate-related risks and opportunities in institutional portfolios continues to build.

Published: June 12, 2017
Largest money managers: 2017

Largest money managers: 2017

Pensions & Investments profiled more than 580 investment management firms to compile its 44th annual largest money managers special report.

Published: May 29, 2017
Top-performing money managers: Q1 2017

Top-performing money managers: Q1 2017

High-yield strategies once again top the list of outperforming fixed-income managers during the first three months of 2017.

Published: May 15, 2017
Asia embraces alts

Asia embraces alts

The growing ranks of large Asian institutional investors making initial allocations to hedge funds and private markets are boosting global fund-of-funds firms.

Published: May 15, 2017
Canadian DC plans

Canadian DC plans

DC retirement plan executives and service providers in Canada worry that the first wave plan participants are unprepared — and things may only get worse.

Published: May 01, 2017
Illiquidity in DC plans

Illiquidity in DC plans

Defined contribution executives like the diversification and return prospects but focus on daily valuation and fees hurts illiquid investments.

Published: May 01, 2017
Riskwatch: April 17, 2017

Riskwatch: April 17, 2017

RiskWatch provides recent data on volatility and correlation, the two components of risk, for U.S. and global equity and fixed-income markets.

Published: April 17, 2017
Eddy Awards 2017

Eddy Awards 2017

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

Published: April 03, 2017

DC East 2017

Read highlights and watch videos from Pensions & Investments' 2017 East Coast Defined Contribution Conference in Miami.

Published: April 03, 2017
The 100 largest U.S. corporate DC plans

The 100 largest U.S. corporate DC plans

Passive investments pull ahead of active management for the first time since P&I began tracking data from the 100 biggest corporate plans.

Published: March 20, 2017
Fate of defined benefit plans

Fate of defined benefit plans

The flood of cheap money unleashed by central banks' quantitative easing efforts to combat the global financial crisis has only added to the pressures that corporate, as well as public, plan sponsors face.

Published: February 20, 2017

Passive and ETF Managers

Passive investing and ETFs continued to grow in 2016, benefiting asset managers that have built strong index, factor-based investing and exchange-traded fund franchises.

Published: November 14, 2016