Aongus O'Gorman was promoted to head of investments for Australia at Willis Towers Watson, replacing Martin Goss.
Mercer and eVestment have partnered to make Mercer's markets research, ratings and more available via eVestment platforms.
Aon’s plan to sell its retirement businesses to Aquiline Capital Partners does not include its OCIO or investment consulting businesses.
Investment consultants are looking to further diversify their client bases with more assignments from retail financial intermediaries.
Redington created two sustainable investment roles as part of plans to further integrate responsible investment into its proposition.
A group of 14 institutional investment consulting firms joined forces to promote and improve sustainable investment practices in the U.S.
Mercer appointed a new leader for its investments business in China to pursue opportunities in retirement, pension planning and ESG.
Edward Bardowski was named partner and public markets solution leader for investment consultant Aon Investments USA.
Jo Holden was named global head of investment research at Mercer, effective immediately and replacing Deb Clarke.
Blackstone's Alight Solutions has agreed to go public via a merger with a special purpose acquisition company backed by investor Bill Foley.
Will Martindale was appointed group head of sustainability at Cardano Group.
Despite the volatile start to 2020, institutional assets under advisement grew 3% to $42.65 trillion over the year ended June 30.
Conflict-of-interest issues are rising with consultant consolidation, IPOs and the addition of money management.
Frances Beyers was named managing director and head of capital markets at Cliffwater, a new position at the investment consultant.
Alternative investment consulting firm Aksia is acquiring real estate consultant Alignium for an undisclosed sum in an all-cash deal.
Consultants Aon and Willis Towers Watson received shareholder approval for their merger, set for completion in the first half of 2021.
Meketa Investment Group informed clients it has taken a loan from the Paycheck Protection Program to help pay its employees.
Sophia Singleton was named head of defined contribution at consultant XPS Pensions Group.
The remote-working environment is forcing consultants to rethink the way they assess money managers on behalf of institutional investors.
Mark Calnan was named head of investments for Europe, Middle East and Africa at Willis Towers Watson.
Outsourcing route believed to offer edge during times of volatility and dislocation.
Investment consultants are on the frontline, talking institutional clients through managing their portfolios in gyrating global markets.
Industry sources expect upheaval for clients and employees as executives work through Aon's purchase of Willis Towers Watson.
John Skjervem was named CEO of investment consultant Alan Biller and Associates.
Stuart Odell Jr., a former top retirement executive at Intel, was hired as a managing director and senior consultant at Verus Advisory.