Non-U.S. & Global Equity
Northeast Pension Issues Global Equity RFP

The retirement plan currently has four global equity managers.

02.27.24
Industry News
NEPC Expands Outside U.S. With London Office

London joins the firm’s Boston headquarters as well as offices in Atlanta, Charlotte, N.C., Chicago, Las Vegas, Portland, Ore. and San Francisco.

02.27.24
People Moves
Glenmede Appoints Global Distribution Director

Firm has made a hire for the newly created role of director of global distribution.

02.27.24
Alternatives
Southwest Pension Makes $1 Billion In Private Markets Commitments

The commitments include five new relationships for the plan.

02.27.24
Consultant/OCIO/Discretionary
Calif. Pension Narrows Consultant Search

The retirement plan expects to decide between two firms at a meeting next month.

02.27.24
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People Moves
DWS Bolsters U.S. Fixed-Income Team

The firm has added a senior portfolio manager to its U.S. fixed-income team.

02.27.24
Consultant/OCIO/Discretionary
Ohio Institution Begins General Consultant Search

The plan has worked with its existing consultant since 2011.

02.27.24
In The News
Why Culture Is Key for Small Christian University’s Endowment

Active management is key to Baylor’s endowment, which has become a top performer among universities. But investment chief David Morehead and managing director Renee Hanna, who run the endowment’s public and private investments, respectively, say cultural factors can’t be overlooked.

Wall Street Journal
The Small University Endowment That Is Beating the Ivy League

Baylor University has traded its way to the top of the university endowment performance rankings. Many universities allocate their money among different assets and adjust periodically. Baylor, led by a former trader, seizes on market moves frequently to boost or cut exposure to its managers.

Wall Street Journal
AIMCO Opens New York Office

The Alberta Investment Management Corporation (AIMCo) today announced that it has further expanded its global footprint by opening an office in New York.

AIMCO
Harvard Slashes Healthcare Investments, Tech Rises to 98% of Portfolio

The Harvard Management Company increased its direct holdings of Alphabet and Meta and continued its major sell off of biopharma holdings — which now make up less than 1 percent of the portfolio — during the last three months of 2023.

The Harvard Crimson
RFP - General Investment Consultant and Alternative Investment Consultant

The City Treasurer’s Office of Hartford, Connecticut is soliciting proposals for the following: A full-service professional general investment consulting firm. At least one alternative investment consulting firm.

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