OPTrust said it is emphasizing allocating capital to investment opportunities that include both sustainability and innovation.
Investment consultants are more likely to recommend hiring money managers that commit to diversity and inclusion.
St. Louis County Retirement Plan terminated LSV Asset Management from a $28 million active emerging markets equity portfolio.
Andrew Edgell was named senior managing director and global head of credit investments at Canada Pension Plan Investment Board.
Billionaire Alan Howard is returning money to investors from the secretive hedge fund that he personally runs.
Tia Counts, formerly head of diversity and inclusion at J.P. Morgan, was named MSCI's chief diversity officer, a newly created position.
The coronavirus pandemic has revealed stark differences in the sustainability and resilience of different infrastructure assets.
Suzanne Streeter and Alex Band have been named global co-chief investment officers of Partners Capital to replace Colin Pan.
Yale is shifting its allocation toward leverage buyout and venture capital strategies to improve risk-adjusted return.
A group of institutional investors with a collective $5.8 trillion in assets is pushing companies to do better regarding human rights.
Ryan Krauch was named executive managing director at USAA Real Estate and will oversee the development of strategic initiatives.
Voya Financial agreed to buy Benefit Strategies, a third-party administrator of health savings accounts.
Mutual fund assets invested with Chinese firms recorded a 36% year-over-year increase in 2020 to $3 trillion.
The CFA Institute is taking a closer look at special purpose acquisition companies to see what changes might be needed in three key areas.
Jacksonville City Retirement System cut its target to master limited partnerships and raised targets to emerging and international equities.
Chris Lipton was named managing director and head of timberland investment at GreenWood Resources.
AMG and Friess Associates reached an agreement resolving a proxy battle over subadviser changes in two AMG mutual funds.
A plan advanced by Nebraska lawmakers would transfer the administrative duties of the Omaha School Employees pension plan to a state board.
CI Financial agreed to buy Dowling & Yahnke Wealth Advisors, marking its 18th purchase of a U.S. registered investment adviser since 2020.
Multiboutique manager Pendal Group will acquire value equity manager Thompson, Siegel & Welmsley from BrightSphere Investment Group.
Rasmus Cederholm, head of equities at AP Pension, is set to become CIO of the pension fund in June.
Amundi's new CEO is focusing on margin pressure, intensifying competition from rivals and the development of passive management.
Los Angeles Fire & Police Pensions voted to retain Brandes Investment Partners, which manages $1.1 billion in active international equities.
Alex Banker was appointed to run Yale University's $31.2 billion endowment on an interim basis, following the death of CIO David Swensen.