Most money managers reported an increase in total assets under management to end the year but analysts see reasons to be watchful.
The largest U.S. retirement funds saw a 6.6% asset increase over the year ended Sept. 30.
Foundations argue for firms failing to meet diversity goals, the best recourse is to fire them and reallocate capital elsewhere.
Wells Fargo is targeting $8 billion in cost savings, to include job cuts and other streamlining efforts, over the next few years.
Merit Financial Group said it entered into a strategic partnership to help drive the firm's acquisition efforts and organic growth.
Asset management deals slowed in 2020 compared to 2019, but transactions are expected to rise in year ahead.
Best Places employers loosened policies and rolled out new benefits in the wake of COVID-19 and racial inequity concerns.
Spouting Rock Asset Management has taken an unspecified majority stake in fixed-income and equities manager Penn Capital Management.
Callan is eyeing the impact a rumored sale of Wells Fargo's $607 billion asset management business would have on its Galliard subsidiary.
Teams from Nanyang Technological University and Bocconi University won the international portfolio challenge.
Despite the volatile start to 2020, institutional assets under advisement grew 3% to $42.65 trillion over the year ended June 30.
Chief executives at asset managers talk recruitment challenges brought on by the pandemic.
Victory Capital Holdings agreed to acquire THB Asset Management, an equity manager with $435 million in assets under management.
Wells Fargo is considering a sale of its asset management unit, which has pushed a shortlist of rival firms as potential buyers.