As institutions slash active mandates, managers on both sides of the active versus passive argument rejoice.
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Delegates at a pensions conference turn up the heat on the regulators.
only are high-frequency traders not trading as fast as expected, they only
impact a fraction of the market, according to Abel/Noser.Headlines
Short-term uncertainties in the commodity markets have led fund managers to build up some dry powder.Headlines
A bill to be scrutinised by the Californian senate in January could lead to forced divestments for the state’s biggest investors.Headlines
With the firm in flux, a director in Russell’s UK pension solutions group is now on gardening leave.In-Depth
Is complexity overrated? Is risk parity working? CIO asks if pensions might have been better off sticking with the old ways.Scene + Heard
Investment banks are taking on new roles to pick up pension clients—including baking cookies.
The lack of diversity in asset management is apparent beyond gender and race, writes columnist Angelo Calvello.
Instead of paying trading costs later on, inexperienced investors could be better off with larger initial allocations to alternatives, according to academics.