Gottex Fund Management and Tokyo-based Astmax Asset Management announced Thursday an agreement to work together to provide institutional investors in Japan with absolute-return-focused investment...
May 09, 2013 | 05:15 am
UBS Global Asset Management reported 599 billion Swiss francs ($644 billion) in assets under management as of March 31, up 3.1% from the previous quarter and up 7.2% from the previous year.
April 30, 2013 | 03:47 pm
New York State Teachers' Retirement System, Albany committed up to €200 million ($260 million) to CVC Capital Partners VI subject to completion of due diligence.
April 29, 2013 | 03:51 pm
Norway's Government Pension Fund Global, Oslo, gained 219 billion kroner ($37 billion) in the first quarter as stocks surged amid unprecedented stimulus from central banks to boost economic growth.
April 26, 2013 | 11:59 am
Stichting Pensioenfonds ABP, Heerlen, Netherlands announced Friday it has settled claims against Goldman Sachs & Co. concerning residential mortgage-backed securities purchased from 2005 to 2007.
April 19, 2013 | 12:53 pm
Fonds de Reserve pour les Retraites, Paris, issued RFPs for managers to run a €500 million ($655 million) active European small-cap equities portfolio and a €300 million active French...
April 19, 2013 | 12:41 pm
Eastspring Investments, the Asia money management arm of Prudential PLC, established a business in Luxembourg to distribute the firm’s Asia-focused investment strategies to institutional and...
April 17, 2013 | 03:59 am
Opposition is intensifying against a European Commission proposal to apply to defined benefit funds Solvency II, a set of regulations originally targeting insurance companies, as the initiative moved ...
April 15, 2013
U.K. government authorities, industry organizations and consultants publicly criticized a European Commission proposal to subject pension funds to stricter regulations currently being applied to...
April 10, 2013 | 04:01 pm
Etablissement de Retraite Additionnelle de la Fonction Publique, Paris, is searching for managers to run U.S. and French equity strategies.
April 08, 2013 | 11:55 am
PGGM, the Dutch fiduciary manager with about €133 billion ($173 billion) in assets, appointed J.P. Morgan Chase as global custodian.
April 05, 2013 | 01:26 pm
Dutch pension fund assets increased 15.4% in 2012 to surpass €1 trillion for the first time, according to data released by the Dutch central bank.
April 03, 2013 | 11:09 am
Etablissement de Retraite Additionnelle de la Fonction Publique, Paris, hired Amundi to run a multiasset fund-of-funds portfolio of up to €300 million ($385 million).
April 01, 2013 | 03:19 pm
David Blumer was named senior managing director and head of EMEA at BlackRock.
March 27, 2013 | 02:54 pm
Stephen Jones was appointed chief investment officer at Kames Capital, the Edinburgh-based money management unit of Dutch insurer Aegon.