While reports have the San Diego County Employees Retirement Association considering a move towards internalizing their asset management, current outsourced CIO Lee Partridge denies he is considering the move.
August is the shortest of months, with vacation and Summer Fridays making the time go simply too fast… except for those who eagerly await the September issue of ai5000, for whom the end of the month cannot come soon enough. For those most loyal of readers, we’re posting one article early. It’s Joe Flood’s Adventures in Algorithmic Trading, a look at the varied strategies that comprise the umbrella term ‘algo trading’ – and what it means for you.
Ranji H. Nagaswami, an Indian American with a background in the private sector, will assume the $175,000 position.
The board unanimously approved Trotsky at a meeting Tuesday morning.
The $132.6 billion New York State Common Retirement Fund has closed seven transactions, including its relationship with Goldman Sachs.
The fund may become an essential tool in the government's efforts to settle the appreciation of the peso.
Tycoon Li Ka-shing's more than $9 billion deal for three UK power grids makes him one of the biggest owners of Britain's infrastructure.
In the first half of 2010, State Street Global Advisors’ (SSgA) U.S. ETFs total client assets fell 0.4% to $772 billion but remain strong.
In a testament to ai5000 Editor-in-Chief Kip McDaniel's judgment of talent (or luck, as some see it), ai5000 book reviewer Sara Nelson critiques ai5000 Editor-at-Large Joe Flood's The Fires -- his first (of what we hope is many) non-fiction novel.
Asset owners often find common cause in arguments against employing environmental investing. By Angelo A. Calvello.
The Massachusetts Pension Reserves Investment Management board announced a rebounding return on the fund's investment trust for the fiscal year.
In the wake of 2008, asset owners are hesitantly returning to the securities- lending world. The landscape, however, has changed dramatically since they left.
Republican Harry J. Wilson, who's campaigning for state comptroller, called incumbent Democrat Thomas J. DiNapoli’s management of the state pension fund “the largest Ponzi scheme in New York State history.”
Among institutional investors, ETFs have regained a strong foothold.
De Salins, CEO of France's €35 billion Fonds de Réserve pour les Retraites (FRR), spoke with ai5000 in his Paris office about liquidity issues, asset allocation, and, above all, the nuances of responsible investing.