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Nestle USA retirement investments leader to receive EBRI’s Lillywhite Award
Karin Brodbeck, leader of retirement investments in North America at Nestle USA Inc., was named the winner of the annual Lillywhite Award.
New platform aims to help firms with climate reporting

MONEY MANAGEMENT

MONEY MANAGEMENT

The new TCFD Knowledge Hub will help companies implement recent recommendations on climate-related disclosures.
AllianceBernstein tuning up for relocation to Nashville

MONEY MANAGEMENT

MONEY MANAGEMENT

Money manager AllianceBernstein is relocating to Nashville.
Macquarie honored for Girls Inc. support

MONEY MANAGEMENT

MONEY MANAGEMENT

Macquarie Investment Management is being honored for its work benefiting Girls Inc.
Princess Anne officially opens new Standard Life Aberdeen office

MONEY MANAGEMENT

MONEY MANAGEMENT

Employees of Standard Life Aberdeen got an extra perk on the first day of work in the firm's new office — a visit from Princess Anne.
Researchers helping improve retirement plan designs

DEFINED CONTRIBUTION

DEFINED CONTRIBUTION

U.K. and U.S. research clinics have teamed up to explore ways of bettering retirement plan designs for low- to moderate-income earners.
4th-graders help to write the book on retirement

CONSULTANTS

CONSULTANTS

Willis Towers Watson, a U.K. charity and schoolchildren teamed up on a book about savings, investment and retirement.
Navy SEALs honors Oaktree co-founder Howard Marks

ALTERNATIVES

ALTERNATIVES

Oaktree Capital's Howard Marks and his wife, Nancy Marks, were awarded the 2018 New York City Navy SEAL Foundation Patriot Award.
Financial health at center of data gathering effort

MONEY MANAGEMENT

MONEY MANAGEMENT

The Center for Financial Services Innovation is compiling data to create 'a holistic assessment' of Americans' financial health.
New impact investing 'road map' to help boost scale, effectiveness

INVESTING/PORTFOLIO STRATEGIES

INVESTING/PORTFOLIO STRATEGIES

Global Impact Investing Network is calling on investors to take various steps to increase the "scale and effectiveness of impact investing."
NCPERS honors public plans for transparency

PENSION FUNDS

PENSION FUNDS

Public pension plans working to improve transparency and communication with the general public are being recognized by NCPERS.
Fiduciary rule survey shows uncertainty

COURTS

COURTS

A recent poll of retirement industry members says a lot about the uncertainty around the fiduciary rule.
BlackRock time travels 30 years through photos

MONEY MANAGEMENT

MONEY MANAGEMENT

BlackRock Inc. is celebrating its 30th anniversary with pictures through the decades.
Most green bonds go to alternative energy projects

ESG

ESG

MSCI Inc. in March published information on where green bonds were invested in 2017, with 90% of issuance going to fund alternative energy.
CFA Institute crowns 2 teams at its Americas regional

MONEY MANAGEMENT

MONEY MANAGEMENT

University of Minnesota Duluth and Jacksonville University students are regional champs in the CFA Institute Research Challenge.