Jul 11 2011 | 8:57am ET
The world’s largest money managers looked after alternative assets worth almost $1 trillion ($952 billion) for pension funds in 2010, according to new research from Towers Watson in conjunction with the Financial Times. The 2010 total represents growth of 16% over 2009.
The survey showed that 46% of alternative assets managed on behalf of pension funds in 2010 were invested in North America, 37% in Europe and 13% in the Asia Pacific region.
Mar 17 2014 | 9:30am ET
“Transparency” has become a touchstone for investors in the post-Madoff world but, according to Carl Lingenfelter, chief administration officer at Northern Trust Hedge Fund Services, it's a concept that has evolved over the past five years from fraud protection to risk management to investment performance. Read more…
Mar 10 2014 | 11:33am ET
A huge thank you to all of the people who helped make last Thursday’s HFC NY Open Your Heart to the Children Benefit such a success. The charity gala raised nearly $2 million to prevent and treat child abuse in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut. Read more…