A Great Plan at the Right Price: Taking the “Institutional Approach”
A healthy DC plan requires a robust institutional approach: with clear objectives, a well-defined management structure, regular review of plan features and investment options and a budget to support it.
August 5, 2016
Investors and Consultants Start to Arrive on Same ESG Page
Proponents say the institutional clients that have been reticent about embracing ESG investing might benefit the most from a nudge from their consultants.
Carol J Clouse
April 13, 2016
Retirement Plan Sponsors Seek a Breakup from Mutual Funds
Sponsors of 401(k) plans and their participants are leaving mutual funds for more cost-effective structures.
August 31, 2015
Agriculture Investors Develop a Taste for Permanent Crops
From apples to pecans, fruits and nuts that grow on trees and vines can deliver higher returns than row crops like corn and wheat.
May 20, 2014
Nevada PERS To Seek Manager For $650M
The $23.2 billion Nevada Public Employees’ Retirement System, Carson City, will be seeking an active domestic growth equity manager to handle approximately $650 million.
November 27, 2011
Illinois Surs To Hire Managers, Custodians
The Illinois State Universities Retirement System is seeking non-core opportunistic real estate managers to run $150 million.
October 12, 2011
Illinois Seeks Custodian, Sec Lending Agent
The Illinois State Universities Retirement System, Champaign, is planning to issue a request for proposal for global custodian and securities lending services in October.
September 22, 2011
Illinois State PF Looks For RE Managers
The Illinois State Universities Retirement System is searching for opportunistic real estate managers to oversee $150 million.
September 20, 2011
Cook County PF Seeks HFoF Firms
The Cook County Retirement Board is seeking two or more hedge-fund-of-funds managers.
September 5, 2011
Illinois To Award $750M Equities Mandate
The Illinois Municipal Retirement Fund, Oak Brook, is seeking to appoint managers to run a total of $750 million in active international value equities.
August 22, 2011