Illinois Municipal Retirement Fund on Tuesday issued an RFP for at least one commingled real estate manager to run at least $100 million focused on Europe and/or Latin America.
December 03, 2013 | 12:18 pm
Argentina lost its bid for a rehearing of a federal appeals court ruling against it in litigation over $1.5 billion in the nation's defaulted bonds.
November 19, 2013 | 01:15 pm
OGX Petroleo & Gas Participacoes SA, the oil company controlled by former billionaire Eike Batista, filed for bankruptcy protection in Rio de Janeiro Wednesday, Sergio Bermudes, Mr. Batista's lawyer, ...
October 30, 2013 | 05:27 pm
Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, Toronto, formed a real estate joint venture with Brazilian investment bank Banco BTG Pactual to invest in residential developments in Brazil.
October 25, 2013 | 01:19 pm
Roberto Velarde has joined Darby Overseas Investments, the private equity arm of Franklin Templeton Investments, as managing director, Latin America private equity.
August 19, 2013 | 03:28 pm
Afore SURA, Mexico City, hired Pioneer Investments, BlackRock, Morgan Stanley and Investec to manage $700 million total in global equity.
June 03, 2013 | 02:55 pm
An overhaul of Puerto Rico's cash-strapped public pension fund was signed into law Thursday by Gov. Alejandro Garcia Padilla.
April 05, 2013 | 03:27 pm
Roberto Nishikawa, global head of institutional clients and business development at Itau Asset Management, left the firm.
April 01, 2013 | 02:49 pm
As the world's sixth largest economy with a sizable portion of its workforce moving to the middle class from lower-wage, lower-skilled positions, Brazil is in a position to learn from generations of...
February 14, 2013 | 09:53 am
MetLife, the largest U.S. life insurer, agreed to buy Chilean pension manager AFP Provida from Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria in a deal valued at about $2 billion to add fee income in Latin America.
February 01, 2013 | 11:46 am
Jon Bailie was named head of Western Europe and Latin America at Pioneer Investments.
January 15, 2013 | 12:29 pm
MetLife is in advanced talks to buy the Chilean pension management unit of Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria, which has a market value of more than $2 billion, said three people with knowledge of the...
December 19, 2012 | 01:24 pm
Sanjiv Bhatia, Al-Wadhah Al-Adawi, Amit Tiwari and Srdjan (Serge) Tanjga joined the public markets team at Harvard Management Co. which oversees the $30.7 billion Harvard University endowment
December 13, 2012 | 01:01 pm
Stichting Algemeen Pensioenfonds Aruba, Oranjestad, hired State Street Global Services as global custodian for its $1 billion pension fund.
December 06, 2012 | 02:40 pm
Pacific Investment Management Co. is setting up a team of about 15 people in Rio de Janeiro as Brazil’s record-low interest rates boost demand for global investment products.