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.
McFate, after spending two decades in the insurance industry, became the chief investment officer for Xerox in late 2006. In early May, she sat with ai5000 to discuss the intertwined topics of market uncertainty and risk management.
Upin -- formerly at the Stanford Management Company and Sequoia Capital and now Chief Investment Officer at Menio Park-based Makena Capital Management -- spoke with ai5000 in defense of the much maligned endowment model.
With investors chasing limited opportunities, have we reached an infrastructure bubble and is there light at the end of the tunnel?
Slyngstad -- the CEO of Norges Bank Investment Management (NBIM), the division of Oslo's bank that manages one of the largest sovereign wealth funds on the planet, Norway's colossal $457 billion Government Pension Fund -- speaks with ai5000.
Reynolds, following two decades at cross-town rival Fidelity, was lured to Putnam to turn around the once-ailing firm. With its mutual fund business once again on the rise, the next question is: What can Putnam do for the world's largest asset owners?