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Cybersecurity, big data headline P&I's defined contribution conference

Defined Contribution -

Defined Contribution -

When using data to improve DC plans, sponsors must protect it and use it wisely, speakers said at Pensions & Investments' DC West conference.
SEC is said to review Guggenheim's Bob Diamond-tied investments

REGULATION -

REGULATION -

U.S. regulators are reviewing whether Guggenheim Partners inappropriately steered client money into Bob Diamond's businesses.

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PRIVATE EQUITY -

Bryan Taylor, a partner at TPG, is leaving the firm "to pursue new opportunities."
Preston Rutledge to be nominated as EBSA chief

WASHINGTON -

WASHINGTON -

President Donald Trump intends to nominate Preston Rutledge to serve as assistant secretary of labor for the Employee Benefits Security Administration.
University of Arkansas Foundation posts 15.4% fiscal-year return, topping its benchmark

ENDOWMENTS AND FOUNDATIONS -

ENDOWMENTS AND FOUNDATIONS -

University of Arkansas Foundation returned a net 15.4% on its endowment for the fiscal year ended June 30, exceeding its benchmark.
Asset owner, manager group calls for integrated reporting at companies

Governance -

Governance -

Three asset owners alongside eight money managers have confirmed a commitment to integrated reporting.
Man Group AUM soars 28% in year

HEDGE FUNDS -

HEDGE FUNDS -

Man Group's assets under management increased 7.9% in the quarter and 28.5% in the year ended Sept. 30.
SWIFT's blockchain testing supports real-time liquidity monitoring

TECHNOLOGY -

TECHNOLOGY -

SWIFT's blockchain testing has shown that the technology can support real-time liquidity monitoring and account reconciliation.
Ashmore Group records 11% jump in AUM in the quarter

Money Management -

Money Management -

Ashmore Group recorded net inflows of $4.3 billion in the third quarter, helping to bolster assets under management 11% to an $65 billion.
Ohio School Employees to suspend COLAs for 3 years

Pension Funds -

Pension Funds -

Ohio School Employees Retirement System is suspending the cost-of-living adjustment for three years beginning Jan. 1.