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CIO logo | November 15, 2019
Petraeus: Saudi Arabia Is Running Out of Money

The former CIA chief says the oil company's upcoming IPO is needed to bridge the gap.

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CIO logo | November 15, 2019
Trustee Pleads Guilty to Defrauding Disability Charity Pension

Patrick McLarry admitted to stealing £250,000 from pension plan he oversaw.

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CIO logo | November 15, 2019
Baby Boomers Carry Risky Levels of Stocks, Says Fidelity

Almost 1 in 3 of them are heading into retirement equity-heavy, fund house finds.

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CIO logo | November 15, 2019
Texas Public Pension Funds Set Financial Health Record

 State and local pension funds’ soundness improves from last year.

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CIO logo | November 15, 2019
Large Asset Owners Lauded for Pushing Sustainable Investing

Willis Towers Watson’s Thinking Ahead Institute argues large asset managers are essential for the well-being of our societies.

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PA logo | November 15, 2019
Data Mine—November 2019

The retirement plan industry is flush with data points and analyses. In this November 2019 edition of Data Mine, we have dug out the most useful findings from a range of published works.

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PA logo | November 15, 2019
Retirement Industry People Moves

Aegon Asset Management names EM debt leader; a new chief marketing officer joins Jennison Associates; Gallagher appoints a consultant to retirement plan leader; and more.

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PS logo | November 15, 2019
Retirement Industry People Moves

Gallagher promotes consultant to retirement plan leader; Hall Benefits Law adds ERISA attorney to compliance counsel; and Prudential Retirement announces new customer solutions head. 

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CIO logo | November 14, 2019
Defeated CalPERS Board Candidate Says Election Was Rigged Against Him

Former board member J.J. Jelincic protests the October 17 election, claims CalPERS team plotted to thwart his candidacy.

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CIO logo | November 14, 2019
Global Business Optimism Gloomiest in 10 Years

Firms haven’t felt this wary about the economy since the financial crisis.

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CIO logo | November 14, 2019
Highly Educated More at Risk of Pension Scam

The more schooling you have, the more likely you are to fall for a con artist.

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CIO logo | November 14, 2019
CDPQ’s History-Making CEO Heads for the Exit

 Michael Sabia departs after a transformative 11-year run at the Canadian pension plan.

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PA logo | November 14, 2019
Investment Product and Service Launches

IM releases institutional portfolio data tool; Vantagepoint implements private alternative assets; Avantis selects State Street as ETF service provider; and more. 

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PS logo | November 14, 2019
Investment Product and Service Launches

Investment Metrics releases institutional portfolio data tool; Vantagepoint implements private alternative assets; Avantis selects State Street as ETF service provider; and more. 

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CIO logo | November 13, 2019
Top Canada Pension Plan Embraces Energy, Both Fossil Fuel and Not

CPPIB is plying the oil and gas sector for investment opportunities, as well as going into renewables.

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CIO logo | November 13, 2019
Pennsylvania Inches Closer to Forming a New $83 Billion State Investment Office

State lawmakers aim to narrow a pension funding gap by merging investment activities.

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CIO logo | November 13, 2019
US Senators Introduce Miner Pension Rescue Bill

 Bipartisan legislation aims to protect pensions for 92,000 coal miners.

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CIO logo | November 13, 2019
US Corporate Pensions’ Funded Status Rises in October

Powered by investment gains, level increases a half-point to 86.1% 

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CIO logo | November 13, 2019
Value Finally Has Its Day, but Will that Last?

Lower-cost stocks have outpaced hot-shot momentum plays since August.

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CIO logo | November 12, 2019
SEC Extends Enforcement Reach in 2019

Money returned to swindled investors jumps 50% to $1.2 billion.

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CIO logo | November 12, 2019
Sustainable Investment Skeptics are Becoming Believers

Study finds number of  cynics about ESG  cut in half since 2017.  

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CIO logo | November 12, 2019
Plan to Merge Strapped Illinois Local Pension Plans Raises Doubts

The state, facing a big shortfall in its own retirement programs, tries to eke out savings from municipal plans.

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CIO logo | November 12, 2019
3rd Quarter Earnings Are Down, But not as Much as Expected

A 1% reduction is taking shape, with most companies already reporting, and things could’ve been worse.

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CIO logo | November 11, 2019
SEC Charges Adviser over Ponzi Scheme Targeting Haitians

Ruless Pierre, who targeted family and friends, could face 45 years in prison.

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CIO logo | November 11, 2019
You Can’t Spot a Bubble, So Don’t Even Try, Says Eugene Fama

To investors worried about over-heated markets, storied scholar has fatalistic advice.

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PA logo | November 08, 2019
Ways to Combat Leakage
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PA logo | November 08, 2019
Retirement Industry People Moves

MassMutual hires managing directors for DC retirement plans; Cohen & Steers appoints Sony Music VP to board of directors; FTJ Retirement Advisors partners with retirement planning marketplace company; and more.

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PA logo | November 07, 2019
Investment Product and Service Launches

Stadion Money Management launches custom managed account service; Hartford Funds presents interval fund; OpenInvest partners with LGIMA in ESG solutions; and more.

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