Andrew M. Carter — the father of active bond management who also created the first bond index fund and was considered “one of the finest math guys” in fixed income — built a...
October 22, 2014 | 04:15 pm
The Securities and Exchange Commission has declined an appeal by active fund managers to allow ETFs to trade without disclosing their underlying holdings.
October 22, 2014 | 02:49 pm
Alameda County Employees' Retirement Association made a follow-on commitment of $15 million to AG Opportunistic Whole Loan Fund, a direct loan fund that invests in residential mortgage loans managed...
October 22, 2014 | 01:19 pm
Allstate Investments has altered its real estate investing strategies while also becoming net sellers of properties, bringing the size of its real estate portfolio down to $3.5 billion from $4...
October 22, 2014 | 04:26 pm
Cornell University’s long-term investments returned 15.8% in the fiscal year ended June 30, the Ithaca, N.Y.-based university announced on Tuesday.
October 22, 2014 | 03:57 pm
Kurt Summers Jr. on Wednesday was appointed Chicago city treasurer by Mayor Rahm Emanuel, effective Dec. 1.
October 22, 2014 | 03:52 pm
Fifth Street Asset Management announced on Wednesday it plans to withdraw an initial public offering that was intended to raise $200 million.
October 22, 2014 | 03:44 pm
Towers Watson is launching a global, non-profit think tank comprising asset owners, investment managers and other services providers that will focus on improving the investment industry for end savers.
October 22, 2014 | 03:37 pm
Ryder System Inc. is offering a lump-sum payment to about 11,000 former employees vested in its frozen U.S. defined benefit plan, the company announced in an SEC filing on Wednesday.
October 22, 2014 | 03:28 pm
Boeing Co. contributed $750 million to its defined benefit plans in the quarter ended Sept. 30, the company said Wednesday in a Securities and Exchange Commission filing.
October 22, 2014 | 03:17 pm
Lori Heinel was named chief portfolio strategist at State Street Global Advisors.
October 22, 2014 | 02:25 pm
Guy Davies joined BNP Paribas Investment Partners as director-equities in its institutional business unit.
October 22, 2014 | 01:44 pm
Greg Levin was named CEO of the $2.5 billion Santa Barbara County (Calif.) Employees’ Retirement System.
October 22, 2014 | 01:36 pm
New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu signed an executive order establishing a pension reform working group to recommend changes to the New Orleans Fire Fighters Pension & Relief Fund.
October 22, 2014 | 01:01 pm
Northern Trust Corp. reported total assets under management of $923.3 billion as of Sept. 30, a 0.1% decrease from three months earlier but up 9.1% from a year earlier, said its third-quarter...