Emerging/Diverse Managers
West Coast Foundation Eyes Diverse Mgrs., Approves New ‘Racial Equity Lens’ For IPS

The foundation is looking to add new diverse managers to its portfolio after adopting a new investment policy statement incorporating a racial equity lens.

International / Global / Emerging Markets
Louisiana Plan Adjusts Int'l Equity Lineup

The plan moved to an ACWI ex-U.S. manager from an EAFE manager at its board meeting this month.

TimesSquare Japan Analyst Departs

The firm is currently reworking its Japanese stocks within its international small-cap strategy.

West Coast Plan Receives Pacing Plan; Terminates LCG Mgr.

The pacing plan calls for a total of $58 million to private debt and private equity over the next two years.

Multi-Asset/Investment Advisor
Western City Posts Investment Advisor RFP

The city is looking for a firm to assist with investing funds.

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Income Research & Management Hires Biz Development Director

He will focus on furthering the firm’s institutional business development objectives in North America.

International / Global / Emerging Markets
New England Plan Concludes EME Search

The plan made a hire this week following finalist interviews held over the last two months.

In The News
White House to Call for New Midsize Bank Rules After SVB, Signature Failures

The White House is planning as soon as this week to recommend tougher rules for midsize banks, according to people familiar with the matter, after the collapse of two lenders earlier this month sent tremors through the banking system.

Wall Street Journal
Where is the Diversity and Inclusion in Higher Education Engagement with Investment Management Firms?

The question of how equitable the engagement of higher education institutions with private equity firms and other investment management groups is a difficult one to answer. The reason for this is that there is an incredible lack of transparency in identifying what money managers many higher education institutions are using to steward their endowments.

Diverse: Issues In Higher Education
University of Iowa sued by its corporate partner in billion-dollar utility deal

Just three years into a 50-year, billion-dollar partnership with a utility company, the University of Iowa is being sued over an alleged failure to abide by the terms of the deal.

Iowa Capital Dispatch
Boston College Has A Responsibility To Make Its Investment Portfolio More Transparent

Boston College’s profile of its $3.7 billion endowment is short, vague, and far from informative. The University has a moral responsibility to change this.

The Heights
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NYSIF is seeking proposals from qualified firms capable of providing Mortgage Security Bond Calculator.


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