Investment Management Corp. of Ontario announced the weighted average return of its clients' funds was a net 5.4% in the year ended Dec. 31.
State-owned investors have a long way to go when it comes to improving their gender diversity and inclusion.
Sovereign investors took advantage of market dislocations caused by the coronavirus pandemic, using dry powder to snap up opportunities.
One of Australia's largest super funds plans to boost investments in private debt, concerned that stocks have rallied too far too fast.
The coronavirus pandemic and subsequent lockdowns could change the way firms view flexible and remote working, and help improve diversity.
European investors' risk appetite has returned as the coronavirus lockdown eases across the Continent.
Mubadala Investment Co. is well-positioned to manage through the current markets situation despite being hit by a "double whammy" of crises.
Plans in the BNY Mellon U.S. Master Trust Universe returned a median -10.9% in the three months ended March 31 and -2.65% for the year.
P&I asked readers what they are doing when they finally step away from their home offices after a long workday.
Discretionary assets of the world's 100 largest asset owners totaled $19 trillion, and the 20 largest hold 55.5%, said a report.
Fidelity Investments cut fees for most college savings plans as it launched portfolios that combine active and passive money management.
University of California saw its $13.4 billion general endowment return a net 8.2% for the fiscal year, while its pension fund returned 6%.
Insurance firms and other non-retirement-plan asset owners continue their hunt for alpha with greater thirst for alternative investments.
Norway's Government Pension Fund Global returned -6.1% in 2018 on weak equity markets.
Assets in the largest 1,000 U.S. retirement plans topped $11 trillion last year, with DC plan assets in the universe growing 10% since 2017.
University of California's general endowment returned a net 8.9% for the fiscal year ended June 30 and its pension fund, 7.8%.
Institutional asset owners in the Northern Trust universe returned a median 0.9% in the second quarter, up from a loss of 0.4% in the previous quarter.
Eduard van Gelderen has left as senior managing director at the University of California's office of the chief investment officer.
Tom Fischer, investment officer on the real estate team at the University of California Regents, is leaving July 13.
Asset owners are starting to press their money managers on gender diversity
University of California investment staff have ambitious plans to continue revamping the investments of the $78 billion it oversees.
In the long term, the University of California pension fund and endowment will be moving out of fossil fuel investments.
Alaska Permanent Fund returned a net 8.45% in the six months ended Dec. 31.
Almost one-quarter of sovereign wealth fund assets are allocated to alternative asset classes.
Norway's Government Pension Fund Global divested nine companies from its portfolio because of concerns from its ethics council.