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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
Cybersecurity

Cybersecurity

Faced with a rising number of cyberattacks retirement plan executives are beefing up security and working with providers to create better ways to keep assets and data safe.

Published: September 18, 2017
Defined contribution money managers: 2017

Defined contribution money managers: 2017

Defined contribution plan money managers saw a surge in passive assets under management last year compared to 2015, according to Pensions & Investments' latest survey.

Published: August 21, 2017
Top-performing money managers: Q2 2017

Top-performing money managers: Q2 2017

High-yield strategies dominate the list of top-performing fixed-income managers in the second quarter.

Published: August 21, 2017