July 20th, 2017
Wilshire launches VETS Index; Betterment sprouts SRI option for participants; and Deutsche launches Liquid Real Assets CIT.
July 18th, 2017
Among fund types, hedge funds saw the biggest drop in 2016.
July 6th, 2017
funds have been producing low returns, but
slightly less volatility, while other alternative investments are associated
with more volatility, a study found.
June 20th, 2017
Since the financial crisis of 2008, transparency has grown in importance among asset managers dealing with alternative investments, but there is a lack of consensus about how to grasp it.
May 25th, 2017
The new funds aim to provide advisers and their clients with portfolio construction tools designed to help them navigate varying market conditions.
April 21st, 2017
Corporate pensions, public pensions, defined contribution plans and union plans all voice increasing interest in emerging market investments.
April 20th, 2017
Data from Pew does not reveal a best or one-size-fits-all approach to successful investing, but there is a uniform need for full disclosure on investment performance and fees.
April 13th, 2017
American Century releases new alternative investments fund, and Thornburg Investment Management adds R6 share classes.
April 13th, 2017
“The wide range of private fund strategies can generate strong returns, provide diversification, reduce volatility, act as an inflation hedge, and/or deliver reliable income,” Cerulli researchers explain.
April 12th, 2017
Institutional portfolios using the endowment model grew 4.95% (on a total return basis) for the quarter ended March 31, 2017, according to the Endowment Index.
April 4th, 2017
A court found the plaintiff in the case had actual knowledge of the facts comprising his claims more than three years before he filed suit.
March 30th, 2017
The Private Equity Index will be integrated into Fidelity National Information Services’ (FIS) Data Exchange portal, a platform for sharing documents and data via advanced data visualizations, analytics and dynamic and interactive reporting.
March 9th, 2017
President Trump’s infrastructure spending proposal and other pro-growth economic strategies could have a positive effect on real assets if they are successfully implemented; DC and DB plans may be able to take advantage.
February 23rd, 2017
HealthSavings Administrators launches HSA with Franklin Templeton funds; Natixis ESG TDF on
the horizon; Wilshire Associates rolls out equity hedge fund index; and more.
February 22nd, 2017
There is a range of ESG/impact investing themes that capture Millennial’s attention.
February 16th, 2017
The holdings in your portfolio should fluctuate for different reasons and in different environments, Willis Towers Watson says.
February 10th, 2017
Real assets are anticipated to be the largest beneficiaries of institutional asset flows in 2017, a BlackRock survey found.
February 2nd, 2017
Pantheon targets DC plans for private equity strategies; John Hancock overhauls TDF suite; Vanguard lowers expense ratios on 21 fund shares; and more.
January 6th, 2017
Including private equity into the asset class mix of a
DC plan participant’s TDF could generate additional savings of $484,168,
according to a new study.
December 16th, 2016
Populism is challenging globalism and creating new tail risks; concerns about low growth are giving way to concerns about inflation.