Institutional Investor: RSS Feed Plus - Linkedin Pulsehttp://www.institutionalinvestor.com/RSS.aspx?FeedID=2416©2014 Institutional Investor60Institutional Investor: RSS Feed Plus - Linkedin PulseIt’s Cheers All Around for the Alcohol IndustryThe holiday season and buoyant consumer moods have the beverage industry in good spirits.http://www.institutionalinvestor.com/Article/3404207/Its-Cheers-All-Around-for-the-Alcohol-Industry.htmlWed, 26 Nov 2014 20:28:00 GMTVenture Capital Reemerges with a Tighter Focus on Investors The asset class isn’t for everyone. But some investors are again flocking to its longer-term, if illiquid, promises. http://www.institutionalinvestor.com/Article/3403768/Venture-Capital-Reemerges-with-a-Tighter-Focus-on-Investors.htmlWed, 26 Nov 2014 18:00:00 GMTThe First U.S.-Traded Gold ETF Turns Ten Years OldHow the SPDR gold exchange-traded fund remade precious metals markets in its ten years of existence.http://www.institutionalinvestor.com/Article/3403763/The-First-US-Traded-Gold-ETF-Turns-Ten-Years-Old.htmlWed, 26 Nov 2014 16:00:00 GMTDaily Agenda: U.S. Equity Investors Give ThanksNo major oil production cuts are anticipated from OPEC; U.S. consumers in focus in advance of Black Friday.http://www.institutionalinvestor.com/Article/3403955/Daily-Agenda-US-Equity-Investors-Give-Thanks.htmlWed, 26 Nov 2014 13:08:00 GMTWhy Oil Prices Won’t Stay Low ForeverThe constant need to invest in new supplies should lead to a rebound, even OPEC doesn’t move to cut back production.http://www.institutionalinvestor.com/Article/3403817/Why-Oil-Prices-Wont-Stay-Low-Forever.htmlWed, 26 Nov 2014 06:00:00 GMTWith Pressure from Investors, Private Equity Considers ESGLimited partners increasingly expect private equity firms to make environmental, social and governance factors part of their investment strategies.http://www.institutionalinvestor.com/Article/3403735/With-Pressure-from-Investors-Private-Equity-Considers-ESG.htmlTue, 25 Nov 2014 20:20:00 GMTUnited Technologies CIO Is Changing the Retirement GameRobin Diamonte overhauled United Technologies’ pension portfolio and is working hard to improve retirement income security for employees everywhere.http://www.institutionalinvestor.com/Article/3403693/United-Technologies-CIO-Is-Changing-the-Retirement-Game.htmlTue, 25 Nov 2014 18:03:00 GMTA Complex Hedge Fund Strategy Works for United TechnologiesUnited Technologies CIO Robin Diamonte introduced a portable-alpha program in its pensions portfolio that delivered a 29 percent return since 2009.http://www.institutionalinvestor.com/Article/3403657/A-Complex-Hedge-Fund-Strategy-Works-for-United-Technologies.htmlTue, 25 Nov 2014 18:02:00 GMTAre Pension Funds Heading for Trouble?Institutional investors are filling the capital markets void traditional lenders are creating as they face tighter regulations.http://www.institutionalinvestor.com/Article/3403653/Are-Pension-Funds-Heading-for-Trouble.htmlTue, 25 Nov 2014 17:30:00 GMTDaily Agenda: How Far Will the People’s Bank of China Go?Bank of Japan stays on policy course; revised GDP on deck in the U.S.; markets weigh potential further easing in China.http://www.institutionalinvestor.com/Article/3403549/Daily-Agenda-How-Far-Will-the-Peoples-Bank-of-China-Go.htmlTue, 25 Nov 2014 13:17:00 GMT