Emerging/Diverse Managers

Credit/Private Debt
Midwest Pension To Launch Diverse Private Credit Manager Search

The search follows the addition of a maiden 3%, or $350 million, target to the asset class in March.

Texas Pension Axes Small-Cap Growth Manager

The Lone Star State retirement fund terminated one equity manager and placed another two on watch this week.

Emerging/Diverse Managers
Smithsonian Has Nearly 40% Of Endowment W/ Diverse Mgrs.: Report

The institution’s Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Report showed that it has nearly 40% of its domestic assets under management invested with minority- and women-owned investment managers.

Emerging/Diverse Managers
Georgetown’s Diverse Manager Representation Ticking Up

The university has added five new U.S.-based managers recently, a report found.

Tennessee OPEB Hires LCV Manager

The trust split its domestic large-cap value equity allocation with an additional manager hire last quarter.

Emerging/Diverse Managers
How E&Fs Can Build A Diverse Board Pipeline: Video

Firm lays out how an endowment or foundation can build a robust pipeline of diverse board members, starting with the creation of a board member matrix.

Non-U.S. & Global Equity
Northeast Plan Terminates Emerging Markets Mgr.; Adds Commitments

The plan liquidated its emerging markets equity fund-of-funds mandate and made $1.3 billion in total commitments in June.

Non-U.S. & Global Equity
Missouri Pension Approves Int’l Small-Cap Search

The retirement system’s general investment consultant will return to next month’s board meeting with an international small-cap equity search.

Real Estate
Midwest Pension Plan Approves Core, Non-Core Real Estate RFPs

The plan will target $110 million to core managers and $60 million to non-core emerging real estate managers.

New England Institution Named ‘Best Emerging Manager Program’ Based On Global Fintech Survey

The institution was named as having the “Best Emerging Manager Program” based on an a survey of institutional clients of a global fintech platform, beating out large and prominent public pension plans and endowments.