Institutional investors run the risk of underperforming in the long run by overlooking non-financial data in their investment decision-making, said a report issued Tuesday by the World Economic Forum,...
September 16, 2014 | 01:40 pm
Employers should be required to offer a minimum pension and contribute a minimum of 50 cents per hour worked for every employee into a retirement plan, said a report released Tuesday from Third Way,...
September 16, 2014 | 03:55 pm
University of Minnesota returned 20.4% for the 12 months ended June 30, the end of its latest fiscal year.
September 16, 2014 | 05:23 pm
Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s endowment posted a 19.2% return and was valued at $12.42 billion for the fiscal year ended June 30.
September 16, 2014 | 05:06 pm
Charles P. “Chuck” Valdes, a former board member with the $298 billion California Public Employees' Retirement System, has died.
September 16, 2014 | 02:31 pm
University of California Board of Regents, Oakland, at its Thursday meeting is expected to vote on whether to create UC Ventures, a stand-alone venture capital investment vehicle and to make an...
September 16, 2014 | 02:17 pm
CalPERS is the first large institutional investor to completely eliminate hedge funds from its portfolio.
September 16, 2014 | 04:14 pm
Senate Finance Committee Chairman Ron Wyden, D-Ore., said at a hearing Tuesday that “something is out of whack” between the $140 billion in annual tax subsidies for retirement savings and ...
September 16, 2014 | 04:08 pm
Money managers' outlook on European equity markets improved in September, said Bank of America Merrill Lynch's monthly fund manager survey.
September 16, 2014 | 03:45 pm
James Glen joined Prudential Real Estate Investors as a principal and portfolio manager for its core U.S. real estate fund.
September 16, 2014 | 03:41 pm
Defined contribution plan executives should pursue a “more robust” use of consumer finance behavior research lessons to help participants raise their retirement savings rates, the...
September 16, 2014 | 03:36 pm
BlackRock and Deutsche Asset & Wealth Management are by far the two largest managers of outsourced insurance company assets, a survey from the Insurance Investment Outsourcing Report states.
September 16, 2014 | 03:24 pm
BlackRock Institutional Trust and RA Capital Management were among 19 firms and an individual trader that settled with the SEC over charges they illegally participated in stock offerings less than...
September 16, 2014 | 01:34 pm
Wike Groenenberg was named alternatives strategy director, macro, at BlueBay Asset Management.
September 16, 2014 | 02:47 pm
Oklahoma Municipal Retirement Fund terminated Baring Asset Management as an active international growth equity manager.