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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.

PRIVATE EQUITY

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.