Investment Managers

  • IMN's RE, PE Confab: LP's Perspectives On Managers

    Jan 20, 2017 - Alexandra Scaggs

    Limited partners shared their perspectives on the qualities and criteria they seek from managers at IMN’s Winter Forum on Real Estate Opportunity and Private Funds Investing, which is being hosted at the Montage Hotel in California on Jan. 18 - 20.
  • IMN's RE, PE Confab: Soundbites

    Jan 20, 2017 - Mark Fortune

    Market practitioners shared their 2017 outlook for real estate at IMN’s Winter Forum on Real Estate Opportunity and Private Funds Investing, which is being hosted at the Montage Hotel in California on Jan. 18 - 20.
  • Russell Investments Names New Americas Institutional Business Head

    Jan 17, 2017 - Michael Paterakis

    Russell Investments has tapped Silver Creek Capital Management CEO and President Bryan Weeks as the new head of its Americas Institutional business.
  • BNY Names ETF Head

    Jan 17, 2017 - Amrita Sareen-Tak

    BNY Mellon has appointed a chief executive officer of exchange-traded-funds, a newly created role. Jeff McCarthy has been named to the position and will lead the firm’s long-term ETF growth strategy.
  • Lincoln Financial Adds Retirement SVP

    Jan 10, 2017 - Mark Fortune

  • Deutsche AM Hires Chief Strategist For The Americas

    Jan 06, 2017 - Mark Fortune

    Deutsche Asset Management has hired a chief investment strategist for the Americas and head of equities in the United States.
  • PIMCO Expands CRE Team With Debut Role

    Jan 06, 2017 - Mark Fortune

    PIMCO has expanded its real estate team with a new position. Jeffrey Thompson has been hired as an executive v.p. and portfolio manager and will focus on commercial real estate lending opportunities
  • SECOR Opens West Coast Office, Adds Two Partners

    Jan 06, 2017 - Mark Fortune

    New York-based SECOR Asset Management is broadening its footprint and has opened a San Francisco office and added two partners to the firm
  • Thornburgh Launches Its First Liquid Alt Fund

    Jan 06, 2017 - Amrita Sareen-Tak

    Thornburgh Investment Management has launched its first liquid alternative fund, Thornburgh Long/Short Equity Fund. The equity strategy will be actively managed with a bottom-up investment approach.
  • Palmer Raises $650m In Static CLOs For 2016

    Jan 03, 2017 - Amrita Sareen-Tak

    Palmer Square Capital, an alternative investment firm, has closed its third static collateralized loan obligation (CLO) fund.
  • Pantheon Promotes Partner

    Jan 03, 2017 - Violet Baron

    The London-based alternatives manager Pantheon has promoted its cfo to partner and made several other promotions across its global offices.
  • Deutsche AM Adds Senior Member To Team

    Jan 03, 2017 - Mark Fortune

    Deutsche Asset Management has expanded its senior management team. Robert Thomas has been named as a co-head of real estate securities for the Americas.
  • Greylock Partners Expands Management Team

    Jan 03, 2017 - Amrita Sareen-Tak

    Greylock Partners, a venture capital firm, has expanded its management team. Josh McFarland will join the firm as a partner early next year
  • SSGA: Protectionism, Policy, Politics Drive Markets In 2017

    Dec 21, 2016 - Amrita Sareen-Tak

    Politics and policy developments will likely be key drivers in shaping investment returns in 2017, according to a recent State Street Global Advisors report.
  • BlackRock First U.S. Firm To Directly Access Mainland China

    Dec 19, 2016 - Amrita Sareen-Tak

    BlackRock has been named the first U.S.-based institutional investor with direct access to China’s onshore securities market.
  • MSIM: Green Bonds Picking Up Steam

    Dec 14, 2016 - Amrita Sareen-Tak

    Green bond issuance has increased eight fold since 2013, according to a Morgan Stanley Investment Management report.
  • LGIMA Launches Scientific Beta Multi-Factor Funds

    Dec 13, 2016 - Mark Fortune, Amrita Sareen-Tak

    Legal & General Investment America has launched institutional commingled funds that focus on scientific beta multi-factor strategies
  • PIMCO Forms JV With Private Credit Provider

    Dec 13, 2016 - Amrita Sareen-Tak

    PIMCO has partnered with Solar Capital Partners to develop its private-credit platform.The join venture is the result of a collaboration between the two firms that started in 2014.
  • Parametric Partners With Research Affiliates To Counter HFs

    Dec 13, 2016 - Violet Baron

    Parametric Portfolio Associates has partnered with smart beta manager Research Affiliates to create a systematic global macro strategy that seeks to compete with hedge funds for institutional separate accounts.
  • RBC Beefs Up U.S. Advisor Team

    Dec 13, 2016 - Violet Baron

    RBC Global Asset Management, a Toronto-based firm with $290 billion in assets under management, has added several new hires to its rapidly expanding U.S. advisory group.
  • American Film Institute Hires Northern Trust

    Nov 30, 2016 - Violet Baron

    The American Film Institute hired Northern Trust to manage its $39 million investment portfolio.
  • Mirae Names U.S. CEO, Plans Expansion

    Nov 28, 2016 - Violet Baron

    Mirae Asset Global Investments has named Peter Lee as ceo and cio of its U.S. operations. Lee will lead the firm’s expansion in the U.S. market and intends develop new products and increase funding for existing products.
  • Motivation Behind Sustainable Investing Varies

    Nov 23, 2016 - Amrita Sareen-Tak

    While sustainable investing has entered the mainstream among asset management firms, motivations behind adopting responsible practices and how firms differentiate themselves have varied widely, according to a survey by Morgan Stanley Institute for Sustainable Investing and Bloomberg.
  • Greenwich Associates: Rapid Growth In Impact

    Nov 22, 2016 - Violet Baron

    Institutional investors are likely to increase allocations to impact investments over the next three years, according to research by Greenwich Associates and American Century Investments.
  • Crestline Adds Head Of Business Development

    Nov 22, 2016 - Amrita Sareen-Tak

    Crestline Investors has added a new member to its senior team in a newly created position.
  • Technology A Top Focus For 2017

    Nov 21, 2016 - Amrita Sareen-Tak

    Improving technological systems was cited as a top priority by fund managers in 2017, according to a survey by BackBay Communications and Osney Media.
  • BAML: Inflation Expectations Jump To 12-Year High

    Nov 17, 2016 - Amrita Sareen-Tak

    Inflation expectations have jumped to 12-year highs, according to a monthly survey conducted by Bank of America Merrill Lynch Global Research.
  • RBC: ESG Data Remains Opaque, Incomplete

    Nov 16, 2016 - Amrita Sareen-Tak

    Environmental, social and governance investing data remains opaque and incomplete, according to a recent survey by RBC Global Asset Management.
  • BAML: Cash Holdings, Political Risks Remain

    Nov 11, 2016 - Amrita Sareen-Tak

    A majority of investors said that a Donald Trump victory would not affect their cash high holdings, according to a recent survey conducted by Bank of America Merrill Lynch Global Research.
  • Northern Trust: Institutions Gained 3.6% Last Quarter

    Nov 10, 2016 - Violet Baron

    Institutional plan sponsors gained a median 3.6% in asset value during the quarter ending Sept. 30, according to research by Northern Trust.
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