A collection of surveys and interviews show cryptocurrency is gaining attention from investors worldwide.
Institutional investors are warming to the idea of investing in digital assets.
Central banks in more than 50 countries are exploring issuing digital currencies.
Asset owners and managers shifted seamlessly to remote working/due diligence but challenges in the new environment remain to be addressed.
Blackstone is building a real estate and private equity investment "ecosystem" around the life sciences sector.
Institutional investors debate pandemic's medium-term impact on allocations but agree risk will reign supreme for the next 12 to 18 months.
Logistics is standing out as a resilient investment during a global pandemic.
The COVID-19 crisis stressed emerging market retirement funds, narrowing their path forward as demographic pressures loom.
Mexico managed to make major reforms to its retirement system last year despite the distractions of the coronavirus pandemic.
The economic impact from the COVID-19 pandemic leads the top 10 stories in 2020 covered by P&I.
Despite market turmoil, total DC mutual fund assets rose slightly for the 12 months ended June 30; DC target-date funds grew much faster.
The annual ranking by P&I and Willis Towers Watson PLC's Thinking Ahead Institute showed that passively managed assets increased 25.3%.
The pandemic has not shut down all real estate lending, propping up asset values, but making it tough for mezzanine lenders.
Farmland and timber assets under management fell again, with growth stymied by lack of supply.
The popularity of target-date funds fueled the growth of mutual funds assets in defined contribution plans for year ended June 30.
The 2018 ranking shows a very different picture of money management to that in 2008.
Large-cap growth strategies dominated the top-performing domestic equity managers in the year ended June 30, taking six of the top 10 spots.
Griffith Foods stirs up employee interest in 401(k) plan with interactive online board game.
For DC asset managers, 2018 was a rough year for equities as passive, active, domestic and international categories were all down.
DC asset managers' domestic fixed-income assets — both active and passive — grew during 2018.
Long-duration strategies were the top performers in fixed income for the year ended Dec. 31, according to Morningstar data.
The list of top-performing managers for the year ended Sept. 30 remains largely unchanged from the previous quarter, with high-yield strategies still on top.
International Paper Co.'s journey to an annuity buyout began in 2004.
For a third straight year, Vanguard is the largest manager of mutual funds for defined contribution plans, according to P&I's latest survey.