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  1. Goldman Sachs sees TOPIX rising 24%

     

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  1. University of Michigan allocates $242 million to 6 managers

    trueUniversity of Michigan, Ann Arbor, invested or committed a total of $242 million to one traditional equity manager and five alternative investment funds from its $9 billion endowment.

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  2. Ohio PERS taps Aberdeen for $850 million emerging markets debt allocation

    trueOhio Public Employees Retirement System hired Aberdeen Asset Management to run about $850 million in active emerging markets debt.

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  3. Australia's UniSuper invests A$100 million in World Bank green bond issue

    trueUniSuper has become the cornerstone investor for the World Bank's first green bond issue into the Australian market, with an investment of A$100 million (US$93.5 million).

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  4. Overland Park police, fire pension funds pick bond, real estate managers

    trueOverland Park (Kan.) police and fire department pension funds hired Garcia Hamilton & Associates to manage a total-return fixed-income portfolio and Bailard to run a core-plus real estate fund.

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  5. Northern Trust AUM rises 3.5% in quarter, 13% for year

    trueNorthern Trust Corp. reported assets under management of $915.4 billion as of March 31, up 3.5% from three months earlier and up 13% from a year ago.

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  6. Ossiam to help China index leader develop minimum variance index

    trueOssiam, a Paris-based quantitative money manager, announced Tuesday it had signed an agreement to help China's largest index provider, China Securities Index Co., develop a minimum variance index based on that firm's CSI 300 benchmark.

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  7. Are low yields bullish for P/E's?

    trueOf course, there are still investors who believe that higher valuation multiples are justified by historically low interest rates. However, I’m not in that camp. Multiples should be driven by expectations for earnings growth. Currently, historically low interest rates reflect subpar economic growth ...

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  8. CalPERS, NYC Retirement Systems oppose Duke Energy directors in coal-ash spill aftermath

    trueCalPERS and the New York City Retirement Systems are calling on shareholders to oppose the re-election of four independent directors to Duke Energy Corp.'s board, accusing them of having “failed to fulfill their obligations of risk oversight as members of a committee overseeing health, safety and ...

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  9. ERAFP scouting for SRI corporate bond managers

    trueERAFP is searching for three money managers to run U.S. dollar-denominated socially responsible investing corporate bond funds.

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  10. Texas Permanent seeks emerging markets equity managers

    trueTexas Permanent School Fund, Austin, will search for its first emerging markets equity managers to run a total of $888 million.

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  11. Pitzer College endowment OKs divestment of fossil-fuel stocks

    truePitzer College plans to divest its $125 million endowment of fossil-fuel stocks.

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  12. New York State Teachers looking to fill manager of external public equities position

    trueNew York State Teachers' Retirement System is seeking a manager of external public equities.

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  13. New Jersey on lookout for high-yield, municipal fixed-income advisers

    trueNew Jersey Division of Investment which manages investments for the $76.8 billion New Jersey Pension Fund, issued an RFP to hire as many as eight investment advisers for its internally managed high-yield fixed-income portfolio and two advisers for its internally managed municipal fixed-income ...

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