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Neuberger Berman taps former KKR partner as Asia-Pacific senior adviser
trueClifford Chiu has been named a senior adviser to Neuberger Berman Asia.
Ireland's National Treasury Management seeks pension fund consultant
trueThe National Treasury Management Agency, Dublin, is searching for a provider of investment consulting, pensions financial advisory and pension administration services for its staff pension plan.
Canadian pension funds return 3% in quarter, survey finds
trueCanadian defined benefit funds in the RBC Investor & Treasury Services universe returned 3% in the second quarter and 7.8% for the first six months of the year.
New CIO chosen for American University in Cairo endowment
trueJanice Emery was named chief investment officer of the American University in Cairo, Egypt, said Brian MacDougall, executive vice president for administration and finance, in an e-mail.
DeAWM names head of active asset management
trueJames Dilworth was appointed managing director and head of active asset management at Deutsche Asset & Wealth Management, said a spokesman.
Ontario Legislature clears way for supplemental pension plan
trueThe Ontario Legislature Thursday passed the province's 2014-'15 budget, which sets off the process of creating a provincial pension plan to supplement the C$219.1 billion (US$203.3 billion) Canada Pension Plan.
Kazakhstan's NIC looking for investment consultant
trueNational Investment Corp., Almaty, Kazakhstan, is searching for an investment consultant for general, private equity and hedge fund investments.
Schneider Electric names U.K., Ireland pensions manager
trueJerry Gandhi joined Schneider Electric as pensions manager for the U.K. and Ireland..
AIMCO's de Bever points to 'next frontier' of investing
trueLeo de Bever, CEO of the C$70 billion (US$65.2 billion) Alberta Investment Management Corp. told participants at a financial analysts conference Thursday that pension funds and other institutional investors need to get out of their comfort zones to take advantage of “the next frontier” of long-term ...
OPTrust promotes 2 to private markets co-heads
trueGavin Ingram and Sandra Bosela were promoted to co-heads of private markets at OPTrust.
AustralianSuper taps ISPT, QIC for domestic residential property investments
trueAustralianSuper selected ISPT and QIC to manage the A$75 billion (US$71 billion), Melbourne-based industry superannuation fund's direct investments in residential property development projects in Australia.
Chinese imports data not confirming GDP figures
trueOn July 15 we learned that China's real GDP rose 7.5% year-over-year during Q2, up from 7.4% during Q1. The quality and accuracy of China's economic data have always been questionable. That's why I monitor all the available indicators to see when they are telling the same story, and when they are ...
APG taps former Belgacom CEO as senior adviser
truePhilip Neyt was appointed senior adviser, public affairs, for money manager and pensions provider APG’s strategy and policy team, a spokesman said.
Deutsche Asset & Wealth Management names Japan real estate head
trueKoichiro Maeda joined Deutsche Asset & Wealth Management in Tokyo as managing director and head of real estate, Japan, a spokeswoman confirmed Wednesday.
APG taps new CIO
trueEduard van Gelderen was appointed chief investment officer at APG Asset Management.