Asset Manager Baillie Gifford Takes the Long View
The Scottish asset manager is garnering benchmark-beating returns with its low-turnover, long-term investment approach.
January 21, 2015
Invesco To Get £100M Lothian PF Mandate
Edinburgh-based Lothian Pension Fund will appoint Invesco Perpetual to manage a mandate worth £100 million.
August 2, 2011
Western Asset Adds Two Senior Executives
Western Asset has selected Gordon Brown as a portfolio manager on the global markets team and Chia-Liang Lian as head of investment management, Asia.
July 26, 2011
Sarasin Wins £125M Norfolk PF Mandate
The Norfolk County Council Pension Fund, Norwich, England, has appointed Sarasin & Partners to manage £125 million in active global equities.
June 2, 2011
RS Investments Floats Int’l Equity MFs
San Francisco-based investment manager, RS Investment, has rolled out two new international equity mutual funds.
May 22, 2011
NY Teachers Awards $500M Mandates
New York State Teachers’ Retirement System has appointed LSV Asset Management and Baillie Gifford to manage MSCIACWI ex-U.S. portfolios.
May 2, 2011
Baillie Gifford To Revamp Small-Cap Fund
Baillie Gifford is planning to overhaul its £28.7 million European Smaller Companies Fund.
April 18, 2011
Kensington & Chelsea Awards New Mandates
Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea Pension Fund has appointed Longview Partners to manage around $161 million in active global equity.
April 4, 2011
Aon, Baillie Connect To STP Via Calastone
Aon Hewitt and Baillie Gifford have connected to straight-through processing for defined contribution transactions via Calastone’s SWIFT bureau service.
March 24, 2011
Norfolk Fund Awards Equity Mandates
The Norfolk Pension Fund has hired several managers to run its numerous active global equity mandates.
March 13, 2011