Some 27% of the largest U.S. companies included an executive pay-for-performance discussion in their 2014 proxy statements, down from 28% the previous year, a Towers Watson analysis released Thursday ...
March 26, 2015 | 03:25 pm
Billionaire Leon Cooperman, founder of hedge fund Omega Advisors, told clients that his firm has been subpoenaed by the U.S. Attorney’s Office in New Jersey and the Securities and Exchange...
March 26, 2015 | 03:08 pm
New York State Common Retirement Fund and Trillium Asset Management withdrew a shareholder proposal at eBay Inc., after the company agreed to revise its governance guidelines to include gender and...
March 26, 2015 | 02:44 pm
Total U.S. retirement assets rose 1.7% in the quarter ended Dec. 31 to $24.7 trillion, the Investment Company Institute’s quarterly report said Thursday.
March 26, 2015 | 02:37 pm
Aberdeen Asset Management will look to build its presence in the U.S. and North Asia.
March 26, 2015 | 02:35 pm
The Bank of England’s Financial Policy Committee has called for information to be gathered from money managers in the U.K. about their strategies for managing the liquidity of portfolios in...
March 26, 2015 | 01:24 pm
Korea Investment Corp. is looking to expand its overseas network with offices in Asia and the Middle East.
March 26, 2015 | 11:38 am
A bill to help prop up the Kentucky Teachers' Retirement System with $3.3 billion in pension obligation bonds fell apart Wednesday after state lawmakers failed to sign off on the proposal before the...
March 25, 2015 | 05:46 pm
Gregory T. Williamson, Chicago-based chief investment officer of BP America Inc. and director-trust investments, the Americas, BP PLC, was named CIO of the American Red Cross.
March 25, 2015 | 04:13 pm
Louisiana Firefighters' Retirement System, Baton Rouge, is creating a 5% target allocation to absolute-return fixed income following an asset allocation review.
March 25, 2015 | 02:58 pm
John Peta joined Old Mutual Global Investors as head of emerging markets debt, a spokeswoman said.
March 25, 2015 | 11:44 am
Colorado Public Employees' Retirement Association is boosting its long-term alternatives target allocation and reducing its global equity and fixed-income targets.
March 25, 2015 | 03:41 pm
Members of the Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee pressed for more transparency at the Financial Stability Oversight Council during a hearing Wednesday.
March 25, 2015 | 03:59 pm
Jason Morrow was named deputy chief investment officer of the Utah Retirement Systems.
March 25, 2015 | 03:33 pm
The Carlyle Group will acquire a majority stake in asset services firm Conifer Financial Services, in a deal expected to close in the second quarter.