Jpmorgan Asset Management

David Samra and other investors share their experiences with situations that didn’t result in the outcomes they had expected — and the lessons they learned.
Once spurned by pension funds and sovereign wealth funds, project finance debt can offer diversity and stability. European lenders have plenty of assets to sell, but assembling a portfolio has its risks.
WhaleShark Media, the marketplace for online coupons and deals, has raised $150 million in venture capital.
JPMorgan Asset Management has proposed that 401(k) plans cut the number of investment choices they provide employees and change to a new simpler structure.
The $12.3 billion Teachers’ Retirement System of Louisiana, Baton Rouge, has appointed Dimensional and Vontobel Asset Management to manage up to $250 million each in active emerging markets equities.
JPMorgan Asset Management has appointed Bob Dewing as portfolio manager for infrastructure debt.
The £1.36 billion Worcestershire County Council Pension Fund has appointed JPMorgan Asset Management and Schroder Investment Management as portfolio managers.
The £4.3 billion Lancashire County Council Pension Fund is seeking a minimum of two active unconstrained global equity managers to oversee £1.5 billion.
Asset manager JPMorgan Asset Management’s global real assets unit has appointed Albert Yang as head of European client strategy for real estate.
Deutsche Pfandbriefbank, a European specialist bank, has extended a €143 million credit facility to institutional investors.