Peter Stein is Angeles Investment Advisors’ new senior consultant.
Money will continue to flow into real estate from across the capital markets, but investors should be increasingly concerned about getting caught late in the cycle and should anticipate the next cyclical downturn in a few years, according to LaSalle Investment Management’s 2015 Investment Strategy Annual (ISA).
Stoever Glass & Co., a municipal bond dealer, recently added to its trading desk in New York City.
A fast-growing segment of U.S. retirement plans is using hedge-fund type strategies to bet a small but increasing slice of their assets. more…
A successor for executive director Ann Bishop has been found.
Fresno City Retirement Systems are shopping around a private debt mandate to investment firms and its $100 million award may do the trick.
Board trustees for the Swampscott Retirement System have their eye on acquiring an active domestic large-cap growth equity manager to boost its $44 million investment portfolio.
New Mexico Educational Retirement Board, Santa Fe, delegated general, ongoing authority to the staff to execute transactions on the alternative investment secondary markets “when it is deemed appropriate by staff and the asset class consultant,” said Bob Jacksha, chief investment officer of the $11.2 billion pension fund, in an e-mail. more…
“I think it’s essential. If you want to be serious about fighting climate change, there is no way out without putting a price on carbon. I strongly believe you need to have a top-down approach on this.” more…
12/16/14 •Retirees’ target date funds making hedge fund style bets
12/10/14 •Nomura Launches a Fund
12/10/14 •New Mexico Educational gives staff authority on secondary markets
12/04/14 •Mercer Goes After Deal with SCM
12/03/14 •Franklin Advisers Picks Up a New Mandate
12/03/14 •Oil price collapse roils US junk bond funds
11/19/14 •With New Targets, Colorado Fund Refreshes its Manager Pool
11/12/14 •Incumbent Wins Consultant Bid at Illinois First Responders Funds
11/12/14 •Pension Funds in Tanzania Dominate Venture Capital
11/11/14 •Newton Wins Milwaukee Employes’ Assets
11/07/14 •In the DC Space, Verisight and Newport Group Have Teamed Up
11/05/14 •New York State Common goes with Asia private equity fund
11/05/14 •Are MLPs a Buy After Crude Oil Decline?
11/04/14 •Another Bond Fund from Eaton Vance
10/30/14 •State reaches for risky private equity investment for pension fund
10/28/14 •Marquette Associates Nabs Client in Illinois
10/27/14 •New Targets Listed for Adams County
10/23/14 •Hall Commodities to shut oil and metals hedge fund – source
10/22/14 •SIS Brings Back an Alum
10/08/14 •Trend Among Institutional Investors Questions Prudence of Fossil-Fuel Holdings