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CalPERS Board Removes Shareholder Proposal Limit

The largest US pension fund voted to lift the limit on the number of shareholder proposals its staff can issue and announced plans to increase the accountability of directors through a majority vote policy.

Abu Dhabi SWF Becomes Less Distant

The traditionally clandestine fund, which has rarely revealed any details of its investment strategy or investments, becomes more open.

Transcript: Michael Lewis in Full

ai5000's Joe Flood sits down with bestselling author Michael Lewis to discuss his new book “The Big Short: Inside the Doomsday Machine,” the shifts in Wall Street culture, and today's financial landscape.

OMERS Strategic Investments Division Falters

The division -- established in 2009 and touted as a best-in-class investment structure for the world's largest pension funds -- severely underperformed its internal benchmark this past year.

Oxford Endowment Chief: No to the Yale Model

After only seeing a 4% decline in endowment assets during the Great Recession, Oxford endowment head Sandra Robertson speaks out against the often-emulated Yale Model of investment.