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Invesco's acquisition of Guggenheim's ETF business enhances smart-beta offerings

MONEY MANAGEMENT -

MONEY MANAGEMENT -

Invesco said Thursday it is purchasing the ETF business of Guggenheim Investments for $1.2 billion.
Commentary: Investing in oil for now, the next year and the next decade

Industry Voices -

Industry Voices -

Oil is facing fundamental challenges, which require careful navigation if investors are to see positive returns from the sector in the longer term.
Citadel said to return money to some global hedge fund clients

HEDGE FUNDS -

HEDGE FUNDS -

Ken Griffin's Citadel is returning capital to some of the clients in one of its multistrategy hedge funds.
Private equity investors putting money with existing managers at highest clip — Callan

Private Equity -

Private Equity -

Private equity investors are increasingly making new commitments to existing managers.

Money Management -

Money Management -

Kirk Lehneis was named president of MainStay Funds at New York Life Investment Management.
New Mountain Capital closes fifth fund at $6.15 billion

Private Equity -

Private Equity -

New Mountain Capital closed its latest private equity fund, New Mountain Partners V, at $6.15 billion.
Corporate pension plans ramping up focus on reducing liabilities through risk transfers

RISK MANAGEMENT -

RISK MANAGEMENT -

More U.S. corporations with pension plans are concentrating on managing the benefits and liabilities of their plans.
Insurers see portfolios as larger profit source, BlackRock survey finds

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INVESTING/PORTFOLIO STRATEGIES -

More insurers are turning to their investment portfolios as a larger source of profitability.
University of Pennsylvania's endowment returns 14.3%

Endowments and Foundations -

Endowments and Foundations -

University of Pennsylvania's endowment returned 14.3% for the fiscal year ended June 30.

Money Management -

Money Management -

Jill Barber was named global head of institutional at Jupiter Asset Management.
Ohio Police & Fire drops PENN Capital as part of reducing high-yield portfolio

PENSION FUNDS -

PENSION FUNDS -

Ohio Police & Fire Pension Fund, Columbus, terminated PENN Capital Management from a $219 million high-yield portfolio.

MONEY MANAGEMENT -

MONEY MANAGEMENT -

Paul Osborne was named director, U.K. institutional clients at Unigestion.
Patriarch, Lynn Tilton win dismissal of SEC charges

Courts -

Courts -

Charges brought against Patriarch Partners over valuation and performance disclosure after a five-year investigation by the SEC were dismissed.