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LACERS preps asset-liability study

Los Angeles City Employees’ Retirement System expects to launch an asset-liability study next winter, minutes of the Sept. 23 board meeting show.

October 17, 2014 | 05:43 pm

Florida SBA sells private equity stakes to Partners Group

Florida State Board of Administration, Tallahassee, sold its stakes in eight limited partnerships in which it invested a combined €314.8 million ($401.5 million) in European private equity, John ...

October 17, 2014 | 03:15 pm
Princeton posts 19.6% fiscal year return

Princeton posts 19.6% fiscal year return

Princeton University's endowment posted a 19.6% return on investment for the fiscal year ended June 30, Martin Mbugua, a university spokesman, confirmed Friday.

October 17, 2014 | 04:09 pm
CalPERS strips board vice president of title, censures another member

CalPERS strips board vice president of title, censures another member

Priya Mathur, vice president of CalPERS’ board, has been stripped of her title and other leadership positions for violating state financial reporting requirements. She remains on the board.

October 17, 2014 | 03:54 pm

Mercer's fiduciary management head to join Winton Capital

Daniel Melley will join London-based hedge fund Winton Capital Management, said a spokesman for the firm.

October 17, 2014 | 09:34 am

PBGC to take over Reichhold pension plan

The PBGC will take over the defined benefit plan of Reichhold Inc., the agency announced Friday.

October 17, 2014 | 02:58 pm
EIOPA chairman calls for more governance, transparency

EIOPA chairman calls for more governance, transparency

A simpler set of products from the pensions industry could lead to less stringent regulation, said Gabriel Bernardino, chairman of the European Insurance and Occupational Pensions Authority.

October 17, 2014 | 02:45 pm
BNY Mellon reports $1.65 trillion in AUM on strong LDI inflows

BNY Mellon reports $1.65 trillion in AUM on strong LDI inflows

Bank of New York Mellon reported $1.646 trillion in combined assets under management for its BNY Mellon Investment Management and wealth management businesses as of Sept. 30, up 1% from three months...

October 17, 2014 | 01:08 pm
Morgan Stanley's AUM inches up in quarter; revenue, income falls

Morgan Stanley's AUM inches up in quarter; revenue, income falls

Morgan Stanley Investment Management reported $398 billion in assets under management as of Sept. 30, up 0.5% from June 30 and up 11% from a year earlier, parent company Morgan Stanley's earnings...

October 17, 2014 | 12:31 pm

TCW expands alternatives marketing team

William Lloyd has joined TCW Group as managing director and head of alternatives marketing and Joseph Quinn joined as head of alternative marketing, said company...

October 16, 2014 | 04:23 pm
Ohio State University appoints CIO from Ohio PERS

Ohio State University appoints CIO from Ohio PERS

John C. Lane was named vice president and chief investment officer at Ohio State University, Columbus, said Chris Davey, university spokesman.

October 16, 2014 | 12:29 pm

Russell replaces PIMCO with Scout on 2 bond funds

Russell Investments has moved at least $2 billion that was managed by PIMCO in its multimanager strategies and funds, terminating the firm and replacing it with Scout Investments,...

October 16, 2014 | 04:29 pm

MSCI launches fossil-fuel free indexes

MSCI introduced Thursday a set of indexes excluding fossil-fuel companies.

October 16, 2014 | 03:58 pm

Money managers tame their expectations on the economy, survey shows

More money managers are adopting a moderate outlook on U.S. economic growth, a quarterly survey by Northern Trust shows.

October 16, 2014 | 04:13 pm

SEC enforcement sets record in FY 2014

The Securities and Exchange Commission filed a record 755 enforcement actions in fiscal year 2014 that led to $4.16 billion in disgorgement and penalties, according to preliminary figures released by ...

October 16, 2014 | 04:08 pm