Custodians and third-party administrators increasingly are outsourcing valuation functions for private credit as the surge of institutional investor interest in the strategies raises concerns.
Liability-driven investors increasingly are turning to alternative credit to pump up returns, cash flow and diversity in their portfolios.
Actively managed strategies are still seeing inflows, but the bulk of that institutional capital is going only to a small number of managers — and strategies.
An equity market bump after the election of President Donald Trump helped increase money manager assets in 2016.
Eager to prove their worth, active money managers are working in tandem with the long-term investment horizons of institutional investor clients.
President Donald Trump's fiscal year 2018 budget proposal contains few details about how it would affect retirement savings.
New Jersey legislators are fighting with Gov. Chris Christie over the fate of the Police and Fireman's Retirement System.
Frontier markets are back in vogue for money managers worldwide, but now the subsector is earning its right to stand alone in institutional investor portfolios.
China's domestic A shares should gain a toehold in MSCI Inc.'s global emerging markets index when the revised measure is released next month.
A part of the latest CFTC proposal for speculative position limits on certain physical commodities could make it difficult for asset owners to comply.
After a six-year legal battle, a Missouri public school pension plan quietly settles its securities-lending lawsuit against State Street Bank & Trust Co.
Major barriers to long-term thinking by money managers remain — particularly when it comes to investment processes.
Money managers see opportunities in a number of frontier market countries right now.
Pensions & Investments' editorial team was recognized by the American Society of Business Press Editors with awards for its news coverage.
Deadlines are fast approaching to submit entries for P&I's Excellence and Innovation awards as well as Best Places to Work in Money Management program.
Pensions & Investments profiled more than 580 investment management firms to compile its 44th annual largest money managers special report.
Data from 2016 show there are more assets to manage and the biggest firms are managing a larger share, with more mergers and concentration expected to continue.
Pensions & Investments refreshes its look online and wants to know what readers think.
As the most meaningful investors in hedge funds and other alternative strategies today, public pension plans should demand a more equitable split of profits.