Eleven public pension funds, including CalPERS and Texas Teachers', were active participants in the lawsuit Bank of America has settled for $2.43 billion.
News Archive: Sep - 2012
Allocations to federal government securities have hit an eight-year high, according to the latest US Census Bureau data.
Getting developed markets back on an even keel is the ambition for all financial regulators – but pension funds should realise they’re not part of the deal.
Corporate plan fiduciaries and industry analysts may be comforted that future volatility in pension plans may be forecasted based on available data, which NISA has harnessed with its newly released index.
A Goldman VP allegedly helped manage and fund the treasurer's run for governor, as the investment bank raked in more than $7.5 million in fees from the Treasury for securities services.
The Irish national pension fund has been revealed as the latest victim in State Street's transition management overcharging scandal.
The $30.7 billion fund took a beating on emerging market equities, but solidly outperformed its real assets benchmark.
Is the fear of something new combined with a fear of risk hurting returns when investors need them most?
New research finds that compared to regular corporate debt, pension obligations are less expensive to carry and boost real investment.
Respondents globally think volatility is here to stay, and have changed their approaches to risk accordingly.
Steve Smit, who has been serving in the firm’s European offices, will return to the US for a role in the new unit.
Asset managers are moving to fulfill investors' appetites for risk-balanced products.
Which North American funds had the best returns over the past five years? We know.
As more and more investment consultants crowd into the discretionary consulting space, perhaps spurred by a fear of missing out (FOMO) mentality, some within the industry say the potential cost of not following the herd could be a problem.
The PPF has upped the levy for corporate DB funds next year, but relief comes as it is capped at this year's level.