Jun 18, 2013 – Fresh off of revisions to its asset classes and allocation targets, a North San Francisco Bay Area pension plan is considering searching for emerging markets and fixed-income managers.
Jun 18, 2013 – Pathway Capital Management and investment staff for Jefferson City, Mo. headquartered pension plans have deemed more co-investment exposure beneficial.
Jun 18, 2013 – The Sonoma County Employees Retirement Association (SCERA) has been reviewing different approaches to transition management, fund documents indicate.
Jun 18, 2013 – As promised, the Champaign, Ill.-based retirement agency with nearly $15 billion under its watch has pushed through its slated financial advisement search.
Jun 18, 2013 – The Illinois State Universities Retirement System (SURS) Board of Trustees decided last week to add additional emerging manager alternative investment exposure to its more than $14.9 billion portfolio.
Jun 18, 2013 – Franklin Resources has acquired the remaining 80% stake of alternative investments specialist Pelagos Capital Management. Franklin Templeton acquired its initial 20% equity stake in the Boston-based alternative investment shop in 2010.
Jun 17, 2013 – Robert Chepelsky has joined Manulife Asset Management as a managing director and product manager with the firms Canadian Fixed Income Investment Team.
Jun 17, 2013 – Following a recent review from investment consultant Becker, Burke Associates, the nearly $263.6 million based in Bay City, Mich. is taking a closer look current asset managers on its watch list.
Jun 17, 2013 – The TCW Group has added Joseph Carieri as head of U.S. institutional distribution and marketing, responsible for all marketing activities and initiatives related to the institutional investor community. Carieri will report directly to TCW President and CEO David Lippman.
Jun 17, 2013 – In addition to issuing two emerging markets searches, trustees for a nearly $1.2 billion retirement system elected to exit an index management account last month following a fee review.
Jun 17, 2013 – On Thursday, Boston-based Batterymarch Financial Management is slated to appear to talk to Investment Committee members of a more $909 million retirement system in the City of St. Louis.
Jun 17, 2013 – The Los Angeles Department of Water and Power Employees Retirement Plan (WPERP) has placed a portion of its assets in a strategy offered by Atlanta-based Invesco, fund documents indicate.
Jun 17, 2013 – Twenty-five year veteran Joseph Gelly, formerly a managing director of fiduciary solutions at Russell Investments Americas business, has been chosen to lead the global asset managers Toronto-based institutional unit.
Jun 14, 2013 – After hearing recommendations from investment consultant Beirne Wealth Consulting, the more than $117.5 million pension plan for a greater New York City area Fire Department decided last month to wash out one of its managers.
Jun 14, 2013 – A roughly $8 utility workers retirement plan is considering modifying its fixed-income structure, IMMP has learned.