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Hawaii Employees eyes global large-cap, midcap equity searches in December
trueHawaii Employees’ Retirement System, Honolulu, could launch a search for active global large-cap and midcap equity managers some time in December.
CalPERS selects 3 global equity managers to run $6 billion
trueCalPERS hired three global equity managers to run a total of $6 billion and committed $1 billion to a new private equity fund.
POLL: How do you expect the S&P 500 to end the year?
trueThe S&P 500 has rebounded from its August low and as of Nov. 6 was up nearly 2% this year. How do you expect it to end the year?
Delaware Public Employees sets $50 million for Viking Global Opportunities
trueDelaware Public Employees' Retirement System committed up to $50 million to Viking Global Opportunities Fund, managed by Viking Global Investors.
N.Y. State Common drops BlackRock, consolidates U.S. equity index funds
trueNew York State Common Retirement Fund created a single $56.4 billion domestic equity index fund pegged to the Russell 3000 index by consolidating assets of four domestic equity index funds.
Fort Lauderdale Police & Fire signs Aristotle for large-cap value equities
trueFort Lauderdale (Fla.) Police & Fire Retirement System hired Aristotle Capital Management to run $22 million in active domestic large-cap value equities.
Louisiana State Employees conducting shortlist search for international small caps
trueLouisiana State Employees’ Retirement System is conducting a shortlist search for two active international small-cap equity managers to run a total of up to $495 million.
Ohio School Employees launches large-cap value search
trueOhio School Employees Retirement System is searching for an active domestic large-cap value equity manager to run $125 million.
State-Boston Retirement hires 3 to manage $250 million in U.S. small-cap equity
trueState-Boston Retirement System hired Aristotle Capital Management and Bernzott Capital Advisors to each manage about $75 million in domestic small-cap equities, and rehired Westfield Capital Management to continue running about $100 million in domestic small-cap equity.
Oklahoma Teachers narrows international equity search
trueOklahoma Teachers’ Retirement System named semifinalists in its search for active international equity managers.
BlackRock survey: 42% of insurers looking to pare equity holdings
trueForty-two percent of insurance companies said they are likely to decrease their equity investments over the next 12 to 24 months, a BlackRock survey found. The same percentage said they would maintain their equity exposure, while only 13% indicated they would increase allocations to stocks. Three ...
Active U.K. equity managers improve in year ended June 30 — report
trueActive U.K. equity money managers turned around their performance in the year ended June 30, with 82% of strategies topping their benchmark, said S&P Dow Jones Indices.
Danvers Contributory Retirement seeking U.S. small-cap manager
trueDanvers (Mass.) Contributory Retirement System is looking for a U.S. small-cap value equity manager to run $4 million.
Lakeland Retirement picks international equity manager, commits to real estate
trueLakeland Retirement System hired Thompson, Siegel & Walmsley to manage about $25 million in active international large-cap equities.
Imperial County hires BlackRock, terminates 3 in shift to passive
trueImperial County Employees' Retirement System hired BlackRock to manage about $60 million in passive domestic all-cap equities.