Margot Von Aesch was tapped to be the first head of sustainable investment management at Schroders.
Despite the 2020 market downturn induced by the pandemic, the 500 largest global money managers grew their AUM by 14.5% to $119.5 trillion.
A Canadian asset owner is turning to podcasts to discuss societal challenges with business leaders.
An asset owner at the WorldPensionSummit said he is embracing cryptocurrency as a diversifier similar to gold.
Pensions & Investments' WorldPensionSummit recognized four initiatives for excellence in retirement in its 2021 Innovation Awards.
At the WorldPensionSummit, investors called on peers to pressure managers to engage with companies more effectively about ESG.
The People's Pension removed $306 million from its stock portfolio due to some companies breaching its ESG policy.
Brad Bauer and Giuseppe Naglieri were named co-CIOs at alternative investment firm Varde Partners.
Two European funds have pledged to further reduce carbon emissions of their portfolios by 2030.
DWS Group acquired a minority stake in retirement technology provider Smart Pension.
Karin van Baardwijk was named new CEO of Robeco effective Jan. 1.
Private market managers in Europe are turning to public markets to fund future growth of their businesses.
FTSE Russell plans to add several countries to its fixed-income emerging markets bond indexes in April 2022.
Kieran Farrelly was named head of global solutions for real estate at Schroders Capital.
Mary Murphy was named head of global consultant relations at GAM Investments.
Goldman Sachs Group floated its alternatives business Petershill Partners on Tuesday in a London IPO.
David Thomas was named fiduciary management business development director at Schroders.
Caroline Hedges was named head of credit at Aviva Investors, effective immediately.
Isio Group agreed to acquire Premier Pensions Management, its first acquisition since breaking off from KPMG.
Maya Bhandari was named global head of multiasset at BNP Paribas Asset Management.
The U.K. pension voting task force has recommended that asset owners not be forced to come up with their own voting policies.
Keysight Technologies UK Limited Retirement Benefits Plan insured $343 million in liabilities with Just Group.
LGIM named Rita Butler-Jones and Stuart Murphy as co-heads of defined contribution.