Institutional Investor: RSS Feed Plus - Linkedin Pulsehttp://www.institutionalinvestor.com/RSS.aspx?FeedID=2416©2017 Institutional Investor60Institutional Investor: RSS Feed Plus - Linkedin PulseWhy FRR Is Stubbing Out Its Tobacco HabitTobacco stocks have traditionally performed strongly as defensive equity assets, but some big investors are now starting to divest from the industry. http://www.institutionalinvestor.com/article/3654808/investors-pensions/why-frr-is-stubbing-out-its-tobacco-habit.htmlThu, 19 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMTBrexit Briefing: Developing a Mind MapAlthough formal negotiations over the U.K.’s exit have not yet begun, investors may be starting to think about what might happen. http://www.institutionalinvestor.com/article/3654799/banking-and-capital-markets-corporations/brexit-briefing-developing-a-mind-map.htmlWed, 18 Jan 2017 21:55:00 GMTAs Rates Rise, the Appeal of Real Estate Bridge Loans GrowsShort-term debt, often used to renovate buildings, has developed into a useful hedge. Stepping up as providers: nonbank firms. http://www.institutionalinvestor.com/article/3654782/investors-pensions/as-rates-rise-the-appeal-of-real-estate-bridge-loans-grows.htmlWed, 18 Jan 2017 20:26:00 GMTDespite Trump, CIC Sees Opportunity in U.S. InfrastructureChina Investment Corp. Chairman Ding Xuedong looks past possible frictions to investment opportunities. http://www.institutionalinvestor.com/article/3654770/investors-pensions/despite-trump-cic-sees-opportunity-in-us-infrastructure.htmlWed, 18 Jan 2017 19:42:00 GMTBusiness Needs Women’s Strengths, Sallie Krawcheck ArguesIn her new book, the former Citi wealth management boss urges women to reshape companies into places where they really want to work.http://www.institutionalinvestor.com/article/3654564/asset-management-macro/business-needs-womens-strengths-sallie-krawcheck-argues.htmlWed, 18 Jan 2017 13:16:00 GMTEton Park Suffers Sharp Loss in 2016, Posts Big Drop in AssetsThe firm, founded by Eric Mindich, had a tough 2016 after several consecutive years of gains in its flagship fund.http://www.institutionalinvestor.com/article/3654462/asset-management-hedge-funds-and-alternatives/eton-park-suffers-sharp-loss-in-2016-posts-big-drop-in-assets.htmlWed, 18 Jan 2017 02:00:00 GMTScaramucci Sells SkyBridge and Spins Out SALTThe firm’s founder is selling a majority stake to RON Transatlantic EG and HNA Capital U.S. as he gears up for his Trump administration role. http://www.institutionalinvestor.com/article/3654398/asset-management-hedge-funds-and-alternatives/scaramucci-sells-skybridge-and-spins-out-salt.htmlTue, 17 Jan 2017 17:34:00 GMTIRA Rollover Market Looks Due for a SlowdownSeveral dovetailing changes in the retirement plan landscape may stall the rapid growth of the individual retirement account industry.http://www.institutionalinvestor.com/article/3654187/investors-pensions/ira-rollover-market-looks-due-for-a-slowdown.htmlTue, 17 Jan 2017 02:45:00 GMTGeorge Soros’ No Good, Very Bad New YearFrom markets to politics, 2017 is off to a bumpy start for the billionaire philanthropist.http://www.institutionalinvestor.com/article/3654181/asset-management-macro/george-soros-no-good-very-bad-new-year.htmlTue, 17 Jan 2017 01:51:00 GMTMuddy Waters Ends 2016 with a Big GainThe short-seller defied rough market conditions for the strategy to produce a double-digit return his first year out.http://www.institutionalinvestor.com/article/3653912/asset-management-hedge-funds-and-alternatives/muddy-waters-ends-2016-with-a-big-gain.htmlFri, 13 Jan 2017 21:25:00 GMT