COVID-19 News

Industry-related updates to keep you in the loop on the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic. Stay informed and up to date.

COVID-19 News
Ongoing: Most Pension Funds Reporting Double Digit Q1 Losses

Pension funds across the country are beginning to report preliminary return information for the first quarter as the COVID-19 pandemic ravaged the markets.

06.29.20
COVID-19 News
Ongoing: Most Endowments Reporting Double Digit Q1 Losses

Endowments across the country are beginning to report preliminary return information for the first quarter as the COVID-19 pandemic led to a precipitous market decline.

06.25.20
Announcements
Institutional Governance Should Focus On Rebalancing And Opportunities To Overcome Market Crisis: Report

Institutional investors must lean on governance-best practices to avoid being victimized by a market crisis such as the current one brought on by COVID-19, according to a recent report.

06.25.20
Multi-Asset/Investment Advisor
West Coast City Launches Pension Trust Services Search

A West Coast city has issued an RFP seeking pension trust administration services.

06.23.20
COVID-19 News
COVID-19 Continues To Leave Most Investment Management Offices Closed: Survey

A majority of offices in the investment management space, particularly in the Northeast region of the U.S., remain closed due to the COVID-19 pandemic leaving many managers unsure about when they will reopen.

06.22.20
COVID-19 News
COVID-19 Hits Smallest Endowments Hardest: Survey

Smaller endowments fared worse than their larger counterparts due to their significant exposures to domestic equity, according to a new survey

06.18.20
MRI/Social Investments
Southern Foundation Fund Focuses On COVID-19 Relief, Minority Groups

A Southern foundation is focusing its social impact fund on COVID-19 recovery efforts and minority-led enterprises this year.

06.18.20
COVID-19 News
Foundation To Issue Bond As Response To COVID-19

A large foundation in the Northeast will sell taxable bonds to be used for grantmaking to help strengthen mission-critical social justice and creative expression organizations in the wake of COVID-19.

06.18.20
Fixed-Income
New England Plans Decide Against TALF Investment

Several New England plans have decided against investing in TALF 2.0

06.16.20
Trends
TALF Interest Waning As Expectations Fall

Sometimes 2.0 isn’t as good as the original.

06.11.20