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University of Pennsylvania wins retirement plan suit

COURTS

COURTS

A lawsuit challenging the fees and investments options offered in the retirement plan sponsored by The University of Pennsylvania was dismissed by a federal court.

ESG

ESG

Marcel Jeucken is leaving PGGM, the manager of the €185 billion ($221 billion) Pensioenfonds Zorg en Welzijn.

ALTERNATIVES

ALTERNATIVES

Luis Mayans was named vice president and head of private debt, Europe, at Caisse de Depot et Placement du Quebec.
University of Minnesota posts 8.6% return

ENDOWMENTS AND FOUNDATIONS

ENDOWMENTS AND FOUNDATIONS

University of Minnesota Foundation, Minneapolis, returned a net 8.6% on its investments for the 12 months ended June 30.
Washington boosts private markets allocation by 5 percentage points to 48%

PENSION FUNDS

PENSION FUNDS

The Washington State Investment Board approved a new asset allocation that increases illiquid asset exposures by 5 percentage points.
University of Mississippi endowment gains 14.9% in latest fiscal year

ENDOWMENTS AND FOUNDATIONS

ENDOWMENTS AND FOUNDATIONS

University of Mississippi's endowment returned a net 14.9% for the fiscal year, exceeding its index benchmark return of 10.9%.

MONEY MANAGEMENT

MONEY MANAGEMENT

Francesco Martorana was named head of investments at Generali Investments.
European Central Bank to develop overnight unsecured rate for eurozone

MARKETS

MARKETS

The European Central Bank will provide a new overnight unsecured rate for the eurozone before 2020.