California Gov. Edmund Brown is taking a stand in several closely watched court cases regarding pension benefits.
In just 18 months, assets at GQG Partners jumped to $10 billion, from $100 million in seed money.
A growing middle class and economic recovery in Latin America are providing opportunities for money managers.
Alex Rolfe was named head of institutional distribution for Australia and New Zealand at William Blair.
A newly elected CalPERS board member wants more transparency and criticized private negotiations between staff and BlackRock over the fund's private equity program.
San Francisco City & County Employees' Retirement System committed up to $400 million to six real assets and private equity investments.
Sonoma County Employees' Retirement Association put Guggenheim Investments on its watchlist following concerns about the management of the company.
CalPERS reported its unfunded liability grew $27.3 billion to $138.6 billion as of June 30, 2016, prompting criticism from a think tank.
Marin County Employees' Retirement Association put Morgan Stanley Investment Management and Fidelity Institutional Asset Management on watch.
Wylie Tollette, chief operating investment officer at CalPERS, is leaving to rejoin Franklin Templeton Investments.
Matt Lewis was named vice president and head of exchange-traded funds implementation and capital markets at American Century Investments.
CalSTRS invested $232.7 million in a QMS Capital Management hedge fund and committed $9.9 million to an SSG Capital Management fund.
CalPERS is acquiring an 80% stake in two wind farms in Kansas and Oklahoma for $233 million.
California Treasurer John Chiang is calling on CalPERS and CalSTRS to require corporate boards of the companies they invest in to have a diversity standard.
Capital Group hires a veteran liability-driven investment executive to spearhead the expansion of its own LDI business.
Washington State Investment Board approved commitments of more than $2.2 billion to private equity and infrastructure.
As CalPERS mulls over a new asset allocation for the next four years, one group is making it clear CalPERS needs to steer clear of major changes.
Jason R. Stefanelli was named director, Canada at William Blair, part of efforts to expand the money manager's presence in the country.
Northern Trust Asset Management's new chief is aiming to expand the firm's ETF and factor-based assets under management.
A recent performance rebound at INTECH has company officials hoping it will help reverse outflows that have plagued the firm.
Franklin Resources reported $753.2 billion in assets under management as of Sept. 30, up 1% from three months earlier and up 3% from a year ago.
Disclosed money management merger and acquisition activity in the third quarter totaled $2.4 billion, up 20% from the second quarter.