September 2017

A Nod to the Innovators

This issue is packed with wisdom from leading CIOs—including CalSTRS CIO Chris Ailman, who talks about the Spartan-inspired 300 Club for institutional investors, as well as his passive-yet-vocal investment...

Emerging Snapshot

Investors have high hopes for emerging market growth. Growing consumer and technology trends are central to them.
Art by JooHee Yoon

Private Equity: Let the Good Times Roll?

Private equity chieftains are basking in the demand institutional investors are showing for their funds and aren’t shy about admitting it. “I’ve been doing this for 30 years, and...
Art by Eleanor Davis

CIO Roundtable

Investors talk about challenges, product gaps, and innovative strategies for scaling sustainable investments.
Art by Alex Eben Meyer

The Hedge Fund Turnaround

Glimmers of optimism keep mounting for the hedge fund industry. The renewed interest follows a brutal 2016, in which investors yanked $106 billion from the asset class, with the...
Art by Brian Stauffer

Upwardly Mobile In China

Booming ­consumer spending is transforming the Chinese economy even as risks elsewhere soar. How investors can profit while avoiding peril.