Investment portfolios are swelling for private foundations, which are continuing to embrace alternatives and impact investing.
Small-cap growth strategies again dominated Morningstar's ranking of equity investments, while high-yield bond strategies led the list of top fixed-income performers.
For a fourth consecutive year, Vanguard is the largest manager of mutual funds for defined contribution plans, according to P&I's latest survey.
For the seventh year, P&I and the Defined Contribution Institutional Investment Association recognizes innovation and excellence by plan sponsors to improve the retirement security of participants.
Four facets of tech advancement enhance and improve the DC experience from plan sponsors to record keepers to participants.
Indexed assets under management rose 12.9% to $13.36 trillion in the year ended June 30, P&I's annual survey shows.
Property appreciation and a swell of commitments helped to buoy managers' worldwide real estate assets under management to $1.5 trillion.
New markets are opening up in Europe for managers looking to increase defined contribution business.
Better investment returns and funding improvements didn't make much of a dent in funding ratios of public pension plans.
Hedge funds with an institutional orientation produced exceptionally strong net asset growth of 18.4% in the year ended June 30.
The world's 300 largest retirement funds recorded double-digit growth last year, with equity markets bolstering returns.
ESG integration is on the rise in the U.S., with climate change, gender diversity and weapons capturing significant investor attention.
High-yield fixed income and small-cap growth strategies dominated Morningstar's list in quarter ending June 30.
Pensions & Investments looks back at the global financial crisis and how the 10 years since have changed money management, investing, saving for retirement, regulation and more.
Once a key way to attract and retain employees, companies today are increasingly keen on finding ways to get out from under the burden of maintaining defined benefit plans.