The National Council on Teacher Retirement is asking the Pew Charitable Trusts to sever its ties with the Laura and John Arnold Foundation, which underwrites Pew's Public Sector Retirement Systems...
March 11, 2014 | 05:56 pm
Seven people involved in a pay-to-play scandal with the $160.7 billion New York State Common Retirement Fund, Albany, have settled charges brought by the SEC, the agency announced Monday.
March 11, 2014 | 02:54 pm
Josh Charlson was named director of alternative funds research at Morningstar.
March 11, 2014 | 05:06 pm
CalSTRS and the Illinois State Board of Investment plan to vote against electing some directors to the board of Franklin Resources Inc., joining other pension funds opposing election of some of the...
March 11, 2014 | 04:17 pm
George Ahl joined real estate investment management firm Forum Partners as managing director, capital markets.
March 11, 2014 | 03:46 pm
The Church of England Pensions Board agreed to a buy-in with Prudential Financial for £100 million of the £295.7 million defined benefit section of the Church Workers Pension Fund,...
March 11, 2014 | 11:38 am
The American Federation of Teachers released a second edition of its list of money managers that the union states “manage defined benefit plans” while simultaneously assisting or...
March 11, 2014 | 04:06 pm
Harley S. Bassman was hired as an executive vice president and portfolio manager at Pacific Investment Management Co., confirmed company spokesman Mark Porterfield in an e-mailed...
March 11, 2014 | 04:20 pm
Institutional investors predict hedge fund assets under management will increase by 12% to a record $2.8 trillion this year, according to Credit Suisse’s annual hedge fund investor survey.
March 11, 2014 | 04:12 pm
The Department of Labor Tuesday proposed a guide for navigating information provided by service providers, in an effort to help plan executives and fiduciaries of 401(k) defined contribution plans...
March 11, 2014 | 02:33 pm
Emerging markets private equity firms raised $6.5 billion in 2013, an increase of 32% from the previous year, according to the database of Palico, an online private equity marketplace.
March 11, 2014 | 03:58 pm
Oklahoma House of Representatives passed a bill Tuesday that would move future state employees into a new defined contribution plan.
March 11, 2014 | 03:51 pm
David Burnside was appointed partner and head of business development at Finisterre Capital, confirmed a spokesman for the company.
March 11, 2014 | 03:31 pm
U.K. defined benefit occupational pension funds' aggregate deficit dropped 20% in February to £61.2 billion ($101.7 billion), according to the Pension Protection Fund's 7800 index.
March 11, 2014 | 03:27 pm
Christopher McDonough was named director of investments of the New Jersey Division of Investment.