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.
San Francisco City & County Employees' Retirement System committed up to $400 million to six real assets and private equity investments.
CalPERS committed $325 million total to buyout funds managed by Carlyle Group and TPG.
Harshal Shah was named a senior vice president in Callan's private equity research group in San Francisco.
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.
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.
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.
CalPERS paid $689.6 million in base and profit-sharing fees to private equity general partners in the fiscal year ended June 30.
CalSTRS' investment committee approved the selection of RCLCO Real Estate Advisors as its new real estate consultant.
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.
Disclosed money management merger and acquisition activity in the third quarter totaled $2.4 billion, up 20% from the second quarter.
San Mateo County Employees' Retirement Association committed $15 million to Bernhard Capital Partners II, a buyout fund.
Stephanie Braming, a veteran William Blair portfolio manager, was named the firm's global head of investment management.
CalPERS is searching for lobbying firms that would participate in a pool that could be chosen to represent the plan on investment and retirement issues.
The rise of passive investing has resulted in a major boon for index providers.
With ETF inflows smashing records and passive gaining assets at the expense of active, more managers are seeking a slice of the pie.