Chris Grant was appointed CIO at the $9.4 billion Nationwide Pension Fund, replacing Mark Hedges.
Nigeria Sovereign Investment Authority recorded strong performance in 2020 despite the COVID-19 pandemic, with assets up 33.3%.
Direct investments by wealth funds almost doubled to $65.9 billion in 2020, partly due to opportunistic investments related to COVID-19.
Libyan Investment Authority's assets grew 2% over the seven years ended Dec. 31, 2019, to $68.4 billion, despite U.N. sanctions.
Mubadala Investment Co. achieved record income in 2020, largely driven by its public equities portfolio.
Putting in place a decarbonization policy for a large, diversified portfolio that balances ambition with fiduciary duty can be hard work.
The European ETFs industry is developing at a fast pace, as the pandemic and ESG-specific products accelerate institutional interest.
Ares Management Corp. closed its latest European direct lending fund at $13.2 billion, exceeding its target and reaching its hard cap.
Church Commissioners for England is targeting a 25% reduction in the carbon intensity of its investment portfolio by 2025.
Government Pension Fund Global returned 4% in the first quarter, bolstered by equities and real estate gains.
Australian real estate manager Centuria made an off-market takeover bid for Primewest, in a deal that would create a $12 billion firm.
Market players are split on whether recommendations to amend U.K. listing rules in order to bring more companies to London are a good idea.
Evan Siddall will become CEO of Alberta Investment Management Corp., effective July 1 and replacing Kevin Uebelein.
Alternatives strategies had mixed first quarters of the year, with private debt, infrastructure and real estate continuing to be challenged.
Richard Johnson joined Appian Capital Advisory as global head of investor relations and a managing director.
Norges Bank Investment Management has revised its strategic plan with a focus on optimizing processes, technology and developing employees.
Credit Suisse Asset Management clients said they will watch the Greensill-related situation closely but have no plans to change allocations.
State-owned investors have a long way to go when it comes to improving their gender diversity and inclusion.
Frank Forster joined StepStone Real Estate as a managing director to help lead its activities in Europe.
PGIM Real Estate has invested in the Fifth Wall European Real Estate Technology Fund as part of its global innovation strategy.
Consultants are asking pension funds to think carefully about two very real concerns in passive investing: ESG and concentration risks.
J. Tomlinson Hill was named chairman of Two Sigma’s private investment business, covering its private equity and venture capital units.
Hans Georgeson will join Royal London Asset Management as CEO on April 1.