As institutions slash active mandates, managers on both sides of the active versus passive argument rejoice.
Scene + Heard Headlines
Delegates at a pensions conference turn up the heat on the regulators.
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, Russell’s director of UK pension solutions 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.
On Dec. 8th, CIOs representing roughly $31 gazillion dollars put four top hedge funds in the hot seat. See what happens.
The pension chief at Manor, Switzerland’s largest department store, wants better yields on his investments—and is tearing up the Swiss rulebook to find them.