A majority of asset owners are assessing sustainable investing's risks and opportunities, according to an ISS survey.
Many retirement systems sagged under the weight of the coronavirus pandemic in areas such as adequacy and sustainability.
Overall assets in health savings accounts rose 19% in the year ended June 30, while investment assets climbed 32%.
Justin Arter will become the next CEO of construction and building trades super fund Cbus, effective in August.
Four North American pension funds have formed a group to advance peer-to-peer securities lending by asset owners.
One of Australia's largest super funds plans to boost investments in private debt, concerned that stocks have rallied too far too fast.
European investors' risk appetite has returned as the coronavirus lockdown eases across the Continent.
Mubadala Investment Co. is well-positioned to manage through the current markets situation despite being hit by a "double whammy" of crises.
College savings plan assets grew to a record high of $328 billion in 2019, but then dropped to $293 billion amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
P&I asked readers what they are doing when they finally step away from their home offices after a long workday.
Active U.S. growth equity manager returns are outpacing value managers, but both camps anticipate better performance opportunities.
Most plan sponsors are relying on diversification and rebalancing to stave off impacts from turbulent global markets.
Ohio Bureau of Workers' Compensation renewed contracts with four core-plus fixed-income managers that run a total of about $4.4 billion.
Discretionary assets of the world's 100 largest asset owners totaled $19 trillion, and the 20 largest hold 55.5%, said a report.
European asset owners call on peers to seek out sustainable companies to invest in at Pensions & Investments’ WorldPensionSummit.
Fidelity Investments cut fees for most college savings plans as it launched portfolios that combine active and passive money management.
Insurance firms and other non-retirement-plan asset owners continue their hunt for alpha with greater thirst for alternative investments.
North Dakota State Investment Board plans to reduce an $800 million fixed-income allocation with Wells Capital Management by 50%.
Mubadala Investment Co. suspended activities with Goldman Sachs Group pending the outcome of an investigation into the 1MDB scandal.
Assets in the largest 1,000 U.S. retirement plans topped $11 trillion last year, with DC plan assets in the universe growing 10% since 2017.
The world's 300 largest retirement funds recorded double-digit growth last year, with equity markets bolstering returns.
Geopolitics, longevity and interest rates were among the concerns for retirement plan executives in 2017.
Former Malaysian leader Najib Razak was arrested in connection with an investigation into scandal-hit state fund 1MDB.
Minnesota State Board of Investment returned 0.1% on its investments in the first quarter and 12.7% for the 12 months ended March 31.