Kentucky Public Pensions Authority added a total of $300 million to two existing open-end core real estate fund investments.
Funding ratios for U.S. corporate pension plans increased in April, driven by strong equity markets.
Ommeed Sathe was named managing director and head of strategy at Lafayette Square and will oversee impact-driven investment strategies.
Paget MacColl was named senior managing director and global head of Blackstone Alternative Asset Management institutional client solutions.
Multiboutique money manager Carillon Tower Advisers hired Robert Kendall as its new president, replacing Cooper Abbott.
Olivier de Larouzière was named chief investment officer for global fixed income at BNP Paribas Asset Management.
Former Goldman Sachs executive R. Martin Chavez was named vice chairman and partner at money manager Sixth Street Partners.
Jane Hepburne Scott was named investment manager at Aegon Asset Management to work on global equity strategies.
Russell Investments appointed Kate El-Hillow as it new global chief investment officer and Kevin Klingert as its new president.
Sam Yoon was named a vice president at collateralized loan obligation and portfolio debt manager Eagle Point Credit Management.
Arun Muralidhar and Sid Muralidhar were named co-recipients of the Investments & Wealth Institute Journal Research Award.
Lazard Asset Management hired a long/short equity team from HM Global Management focused on the technology, media and telecommunications industries.
Anna Makki was named managing director and Yuhe Cong was named vice president at Marathon Asset Management, both new positions.