Emerging/Diverse Managers

Emerging/Diverse Managers
Illinois Plan Makes Emerging MoM Hire, RE Commitment

An Illinois pension fund hired a new global credit fixed-income emerging manager-of-managers and made a $50 million real estate commitment at its board meeting last week.

Midwest Plan Collars New Global Emerging MoM

A Midwestern pension plan hired a new global emerging manager-of-managers this week.

Midwest Plan Names Emerging Manager-of-Managers Finalists

A pension fund in the Midwest will interview two finalists in its emerging manager-of-managers search this week.

Private Equity
Midwest Plan Nabs PE Secondaries Managers

A Midwestern pension plan’s investment committee approved private equity secondaries commitments last week.

Emerging/Diverse Managers
Midwest Plan Invests Directly In Fixed-Income Emerging Managers; Axes Progress

A Midwestern pension plan has invested directly in two domestic fixed-income emerging managers while formally terminating its relationship with manager-of-managers Progress Investment Management Company.

Emerging/Diverse Managers
Investing In Diversity: HBCUs Discuss Aligning Mission With Endowments

Historically black colleges and universities (HBCU), representing more than $2 billion in endowment assets, have the opportunity to raise awareness and bring change to the underrepresentation of diverse-owned investment managers in the approximately $70 trillion asset management industry, allocators and industry experts said.

West Coast Plan Concludes U.S. Small-Cap Emerging Manager Search

A West Coast pension plan approved hires in its domestic small-cap equity emerging manager search last week.

Emerging/Diverse Managers
Mid-Atlantic University Eyes Investment In Local Minority-Owned Manager

A Mid-Atlantic-based university will invest with a local minority-owned investment manager this fiscal year.

Emerging/Diverse Managers
Midwest Plan Hires Global Equity Emerging MoM

A Midwestern pension plan has hired an emerging manager-of-managers to run a global equity portfolio.

Conference Coverage
Education Is Barrier To Investing In Women- And Minority-Led Managers: Panel

Lack of information stymies investor appetite for diverse investment strategies.