WSIB has budgeted $7 million over the next two years to developing data warehousing, performance measurement and risk analytic capabilities.
Technology's use during the COVID-19 pandemic has shown institutional investors how valuable and applicable innovation can be.
The use of technology in institutional portfolios is expected to grow, revolving on efficient data analysis, customization and digitization.
CDPQ's chief executive hopes that building a light-rail system is an idea that can be exported.
Anup Agarwal was named deputy chief investment officer at Global Atlantic Financial Group.
Competition for investment management talent could hurt margins at money managers.
Chris Concannon was named president and chief operating officer of electronic fixed-income trading and data provider MarketAxess Holdings.
A group of money managers, broker-dealers, market-makers and others plan to launch an equity exchange to compete with the NYSE and Nasdaq.
If institutional money managers had a tough time being profitable in 2018, this year could be even harder.
Shifts in derivatives and fixed-income valuation benchmarks to replace LIBOR are among the trends in market structure forecast for 2019.
Index investing is passive in name only, a University of Toronto professor argues.
Voya Investment Management CEO sees 'an exciting time' ahead in building the firm's business.
Artificial intelligence seen as possibly soothing the savagely volatile equity markets.
Canada Pension Plan Investment Board has instituted a global gender diversity proxy voting policy for public companies in which it invests.
UBS will pay $68 million to settle claims by 39 states and the District of Columbia that the firm manipulated the London interbank offered rate.
Fiera Capital agreed to acquire an 80% stake in U.K.-focused real estate investment manager Palmer Capital Partners.
The SEC approved implementing a transaction fee pilot program to measure the effects of maker-taker rebates on equity trade execution.
Sun Life Financial announced it had agreed to acquire a majority stake in real estate investment management firm GreenOak Real Estate.
Backstop Solutions Group announced it has acquired alternative investment data and index provider BarclayHedge
Thomas Hirschmann was named managing director head of distribution at Hotchkis & Wiley Capital Management.
Raymond Yin was named managing director, head of China onshore, at UBS Asset Management.
Assets under management for 18 publicly traded money management firms analyzed by SS&C Technologies Holdings rose 2.4% in the third quarter.
More than half of money managers surveyed by Liquidnet and Plato Partnership have enacted a global unbundling policy as a result of MiFID II.
Franklin Resources and a former participant in the company's 401(k) plan settled a lawsuit that claimed the plan violated ERISA rules.
University of Calgary (Alberta) students took first place in the McGill International Portfolio Challenge.