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.

E&Fs First Quarter Returns Worse Than All Institutional Plans: Wilshire

Larger institutions outperformed smaller plans during the quarter.

Southern University Makes Three New Investments

A Southern university allocated a total of $60 million with three new investment managers since the onset of the global COVID-19 pandemic.

Great Lakes Plan Adds TALF Investment

A Great Lakes-based pension plan approved a $20 million TALF investment this week.

Real Estate
Mississippi Bolsters Real Estate Portfolio

A Mississippi plan added a real estate commitment at its board meeting yesterday.

Industry News
Historic Oil Drop Leaves Investors With More Questions Than Answers

Supply versus demand after the shutdown related to COVID-19 represents the lingering question for investors.

COVID-19 News
Ongoing Story: Coronavirus Impacts Pension Plan Meetings

Pension boards across the country are canceling meetings as plans cope with the fallout that the coronavirus pandemic has had on in-person gatherings.

Industry News Real Assets Trends
Institutions Take Stock Of Historic Oil Drop

A historic week for the oil markets has left institutional investors and consultants evaluating its impact on portfolios and opportunities.

Credit/Private Debt
Texas Plan Adds Credit Commitments

A Texas plan added a pair of credit commitments and adopted an investment performance report from its general investment consultant RVK.

Industry News
Midwestern Campus To Close Doors Due To Pandemic, Low Enrollment

A campus of a Midwestern university will be shutting its doors at the end of the school year, citing low enrollment and the COVID-19 pandemic.

COVID-19 News
Michigan Plan Eyes Fixed-Income Mgr. Search

A Michigan police and fire plan may conduct a fixed-income manager search within the next month.