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Industry News
Midwest State Police Fund Seeking Interim Executive Director; Slates CIO Search

A recently created state police fund in the Midwest is searching for an interim executive director and will launch a cio search in the coming weeks.

03.27.20
People
HSBC GAM Makes CIO Appointments

HSBC Global Asset Management has appointed Jonathan Curry as cio for the Americas as part of a shakeup to its global investment team.

03.27.20
Industry News
Evanston Buys Minority Equity Stake From TA Associates

The management team of Evanston Capital Management has purchased the minority equity stake owned by certain private investment funds affiliated with TA Associates.

03.27.20
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.

03.27.20
Consultant
Midwest State Plan Postpones Consultant RFP; Discloses New CEO

A Midwestern state pension plan postponed a general investment consultant RFP for one year and disclosed the appointment of its new ceo at today’s board meeting.

03.27.20
COVID-19 News
Texas Plan Stalls CIO Search Due To COVID-19 Pandemic

A Texas plan has stalled its cio search due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

03.26.20
Industry News
FIS Group Rebrands To Xponance

FIS Group and wholly owned subsidiary Piedmont Investment Advisors will rebrand into a combined corporate entity, Xponance.

03.26.20
People
Comgest Loses Global Equity Manager

Vincent Houghton has retired from fund management with French group Comgest.

03.26.20
COVID-19 News
Consultants, Nonprofits Discuss Taking Cautious Approach In Preparing For Future Opportunities

Foundations and endowments are taking a cautious approach to the markets and when to capitalize on upcoming investment opportunities the coronavirus pandemic will provide long-term investors.

03.26.20
ESG
Managers Must Address Governance Shortfalls To Tackle ESG Risks In Institutional Portfolios: Report

Study finds lack of urgency and progress within the responsible investment space.

03.26.20