Morgan Stanley Investment Management
WMPF Hires Firm For Benchmark Review
West Midlands Pension Fund has picked advisory and management services provider Hymans Robertson LLP to supervise yearly formulation and review of the fund’s strategic investment allocation benchmark.
November 13, 2011
Texas Teachers Mandates Barclays
Teacher Retirement System of Texas has mandated Barclays Capital Fund Solutions-Americas to manage $500 million.
October 3, 2011
MSIM Sees 7% Assets Rise In Q1
Morgan Stanley Investment Management’s (MSIM) assets under management rose 7% from the prior quarter and 21% higher than 2010.
July 21, 2011
China, Korea SWFs Driven By External Advisers
As per a study by LS Global Advisory Group, Chinese and South Korean sovereign wealth funds have boosted global equity investments through external advisers in the past two years.
July 12, 2011
MacKay Shields Hires MSIM Exec
MacKay Shields, a New York Life Investments’ subsidiary, has appointed Edward Ramos as senior managing director and lead portfolio manager for its international equity strategy.
June 29, 2011
S’pore Bourse To Drop Midday Trading Break
The Singapore Exchange Asia’s second-largest listed bourse operator, will start continuous trading from August 1.
June 29, 2011
KKR Names Asset Allocation Head
Kohlberg Kravis Roberts has hired Henry McVey as managing director and head of global macro and asset allocation.
June 26, 2011
MacKay Int’l Equity Team Head Quits
MacKay Shields’ managing director and head of international equity team Rupal Bhansali has stepped down from her position.
June 12, 2011
MSIM Boosts Aussie Client Coverage Team
Morgan Stanley Investment Management has appointed Roger Prezens as an executive director for its Australian client coverage team.
May 25, 2011
MSIM Managers Join Cortina AM
Cortina Asset Management has appointed Alexander Yaggy to head two newly launched strategies, the Cortina Small Cap Value fund and the Cortina SMID Value fund.
May 24, 2011