Thought Leadership Round-Up Brought to you by Chief Investment Officer

Chief Investment Officer is pleased to present our latest Thought Leadership Round-Up newsletter featuring content from thought leaders in the industry.

Featured Podcasts
Gary Bruebaker: A Top Decile Career
Outgoing Washington State Investment Board CIO reflects on his journey, lessons learned, and more.
Jenny Chan: The Chief of CHOP
New Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, 2018 NextGen talks new responsibilities, market concerns, and more.
Featured Thought Leadership
A Plan Sponsor’s Guide to the Duration-Extension Decision

Many corporate DB plans are looking for ways to maximize the duration of their liability-hedging allocations while using as little capital as possible.

Sponsored by Wellington Management
Partial Risk Transfers: Less Than Meets the Eye

Actuarial firms, bankers and insurance companies have been urging U.S. defined benefit plan sponsors to transfer their liabilities to a third party. Transferring the total liability has proven too onerous for most plan sponsors, so these institutions have been pitching partial risk transfers (PRT) instead. However, the touted long-term cost savings and pension risk reduction may turn out to be underwhelming, if not elusive.

Sponsored by PIMCO
FEATURED WHITE PAPER
Shaken and Stirred

Radical changes are sweeping bond markets. 

Sponsored by iShares by BlackRock
4 key questions answered on sustainable investing.

Investors large and small are adopting a sustainable approach to their portfolios. We have the four key questions they are asking, get them now.

Sponsored by iShares By BlackRock
Invesco Vision: Portfolio management decision support system
Invesco Vision allows investors to carefully apply their judgement, to make better-informed investment decisions that are aligned with achieving their specific investment objectives.
Sponsored by Invesco
Tapping a Misunderstood Alpha Source: Effective Corporate Bond Portfolio Construction
Learn how portfolio construction can unlock excess returns.
Sponsored by AVIVA Investors
Actis Publishes Open Source Impact Measurement Framework
In a drive to systematically measure the social and environmental impact of investments, Actis has published a white paper that for the first time uses real examples to show numerical comparisons across diverse sectors and geographies.
Sponsored by Actis
FEATURED VIDEOS
Clint Coghill; CEO of Backstop Solutions discusses the data challenges facing the institutional investment community
Sponsored by Backstop Solutions
Actis Impact Measurement Methodology
Sponsored by Actis
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