Skill Pays Off When Allocating to Private Equity
Limited partners that excel at choosing funds reap higher returns, a recent Ohio State University study of some 12,000 investments found.
November 5, 2016
Crowdsourcing My 401(k) with the Pros Yields Some Hard Truths
Asked for tips on building a defined contribution portfolio, four investment chiefs recommend saving big and going the target date route.
October 27, 2016
UPS CIO Brian Pellegrino Delivers Alpha
The CIO at package delivery company UPS is always on the lookout for innovative opportunities to deliver pension fund performance.
September 9, 2016
How to Use Leverage to Maximize Pension Returns
There are several approaches that portfolio managers can use to harness returns in this low-yield investment environment.
September 8, 2015
The 2015 European Investor Roundtable: Taking the Long View
Amid market volatility and record-low interest rates, can pensions invest for the long term? Europe’s top managers discuss the challenge.
July 20, 2015
Rebalancing and Diversification: A Symbiotic Relationship
A portfolio strategy that manages to harness volatility while keeping weightings intact stands to deliver a payoff.
July 13, 2015
Outrunning the Bear: Pension Strategy in a Low-Return World
Targeting modest returns and lower risk relative to liabilities gives investors greater flexibility — and chances for success.
June 22, 2015
The 2015 Hedge Fund Rising Stars: Randall Shu
MetLife’s director of alternative investments was a founding member of the insurer’s hedge fund team.
June 15, 2015
New SSga CEO Ron O’Hanley Says Asset Allocation Is the New Active
Ronald O’Hanley aims to boost State Street Global Advisors’ allocation capabilities and raise the profile of the firm’s active strategies.
April 22, 2015
Centrica’s Chetan Ghosh Wins Investment Authority — and Delivers
By overhauling governance and strategy, the CIO has revved up performance at the £6.5 billion fund. Next up: sharpening allocation.
March 31, 2015