Blackstone's Alight Solutions has agreed to go public via a merger with a special purpose acquisition company backed by investor Bill Foley.
Conflict-of-interest issues are rising with consultant consolidation, IPOs and the addition of money management.
The Spokane fund named current consultant Hyas Group as well as NEPC and Meketa as finalists for a new consultant contract.
Achim Luder became chief people officer at Mercer, effective Oct. 1.
CC Capital and Motive Partners have agreed to acquire Wilshire Associates, and its top executives are set to resign when the deal closes.
Alternative investment consulting firm Aksia is acquiring real estate consultant Alignium for an undisclosed sum in an all-cash deal.
Investment consultants are on the frontline, talking institutional clients through managing their portfolios in gyrating global markets.
Aon and Willis Towers Watson are to merge their businesses in an all-stock deal set to finalize by mid-2021.
Stuart Odell Jr., a former top retirement executive at Intel, was hired as a managing director and senior consultant at Verus Advisory.
Trevor Castledine was named senior director, private markets at bfinance, following the departure of Niels Bodenheim.
Hedge fund and private credit consulting firm Aksia is acquiring alternative investment consultant TorreyCove Capital Partners.
Fiona Trafford-Walker, who helped build Melbourne-based Frontier Advisors into an investment consulting giant, to retire in December.
CalPERS' investment committee selected finalists in its search for up to four board investment consultants.
Pure-play alternative investment consultants are becoming rarer as firms consolidate and add money management.
MJ Hudson acquired environmental, social and governance consultancy Spring Associates Responsible Investment Service.
Meketa Investment Group agreed to acquire Pension Consulting Alliance for an undisclosed sum
Consulting firm The Segal Group acquired Benz Communications, a human resources and employee benefits communications consulting firm.
Investment consultants are focusing on non-traditional investors to boost business.
Traditional investment consulting has witnessed increased consolidation as more investors have delegated portfolio management.
The CMA's long-awaited provisional report into the investment consulting and OCIO markets has raised a number of concerns for the industry.
Baton Rouge & Parish of East Baton Rouge Employees' Retirement System approved transferring the contract of its consultant to AndCo Consulting.
CalPERS' investment committee is scheduled to decide whether to amend the contracts of its investment consultants so they expire on the same date.
Mikaylee O'Connor was named leader of RVK's defined contribution solutions group.
Denver Employees Retirement Plan intends to search for an investment consultant through an invitation-only process.
Conduent has agreed to sell its U.S.-based human resource consulting and actuarial business, formerly known as Buck Consultants, to H.I.G. Capital.