Institutional Investor: RSS Feed Plus - Linkedin Pulsehttp://www.institutionalinvestor.com/RSS.aspx?FeedID=2416©2014 Institutional Investor60Institutional Investor: RSS Feed Plus - Linkedin PulsePension Reform in Providence: Part Two, The Hedge FundsBoth Rhode Island and Providence tackled pension reforms. Now in a tight gubernatorial primary, the results have become very political.http://www.institutionalinvestor.com/Article/3366342/Pension-Reform-in-Providence-Part-Two-The-Hedge-Funds.htmlTue, 29 Jul 2014 23:30:00 GMTSpoiled for Choice in a World of RisksEarly Fed tightening and persistent weakness in emerging-markets economies pose major risks to the global economy, the IMF warns.http://www.institutionalinvestor.com/Article/3366347/Spoiled-for-Choice-in-a-World-of-Risks.htmlTue, 29 Jul 2014 23:27:00 GMTWhen Investing in Russian Equities, Seek the Silver LiningThe forecast for the Russian economy is gloomy, but the stock market offers bargains. The key: knowing which sectors are safest. http://www.institutionalinvestor.com/Article/3366239/When-Investing-in-Russian-Equities-Seek-the-Silver-Lining.htmlTue, 29 Jul 2014 15:36:00 GMTMohamed El-Erian Forecasts Dollar Rally Against the Euro and YenLook for the dollar to continue on a forward march against other developed-markets currencies for at least the next six months, if not longer. http://www.institutionalinvestor.com/Article/3366203/Mohamed-El-Erian-Forecasts-Dollar-Rally-Against-the-Euro-and-Yen.htmlTue, 29 Jul 2014 14:38:00 GMTManulife Turns to Agronomists and Foresters to Beat the MarketWith future returns in the public equity and bond markets looking paltry, the big Canadian insurer is offering up a whole menu of alternatives. http://www.institutionalinvestor.com/Article/3365858/Manulife-Turns-to-Agronomists-and-Foresters-to-Beat-the-Market.htmlMon, 28 Jul 2014 15:52:00 GMTForeign Investors Welcome Jokowi Victory. Can He Deliver?Indonesia’s president-elect promises to invest in infrastructure and raise wages but needs to overcome political resistance to enact his policies.http://www.institutionalinvestor.com/Article/3365850/Foreign-Investors-Welcome-Jokowi-Victory-Can-He-Deliver.htmlMon, 28 Jul 2014 15:28:00 GMTDespite Ex-Im Woes, Export Credit Agencies Are Here to StayEven with fiscal pressures, export credit agencies are poised to thrive in emerging markets for years to come because of their role in project finance. http://www.institutionalinvestor.com/Article/3365833/Despite-Ex-Im-Woes-Export-Credit-Agencies-Are-Here-to-Stay.htmlMon, 28 Jul 2014 14:54:00 GMTLuxembourg Angles to Become Europe’s Financial Gateway to ChinaThe grand duchy is leveraging its mutual fund business and euro zone status with success, overtaking London for dim sum bond issuance.http://www.institutionalinvestor.com/Article/3365450/Luxembourg-Angles-to-Become-Europes-Financial-Gateway-to-China.htmlSun, 27 Jul 2014 11:00:00 GMTBalancing the Moral and Financial Sides of Gun DivestmentA year and a half after the Sandy Hook tragedy, investor strategy on whether to pull out of gun investments is a debate of emotion versus reason.http://www.institutionalinvestor.com/Article/3365531/Balancing-the-Moral-and-Financial-Sides-of-Gun-Divestment.htmlSat, 26 Jul 2014 11:00:00 GMTFor Investors, Legalized Pot Remains a High-Risk VentureLegal marijuana may be a growth industry, but entrepreneurs, banks and financiers still worry about the federal government.http://www.institutionalinvestor.com/Article/3365527/For-Investors-Legalized-Pot-Remains-a-High-Risk-Venture.htmlFri, 25 Jul 2014 20:32:00 GMT