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  • January 16, 2018
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    Incumbent Protection, Closed Networks Key Reasons MWBE Managers Can’t Garner Opportunities: COF Panel Emerging Manager

    November 2, 2017

    A large part of the reason that women- and minority-owned asset managers are not being given an opportunity in the institutional space is related to “incumbent protection” and allocators’ reliance on previously established networks to identify managers, according to panelists speaking on the State Of Investment Diversity Forum at last month’s Council on Foundation’s Endowments & Finance Summit in New York.


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    Saving Your Firm From Disaster

    October 5, 2017

    Managers, Providers Discuss Importance of Continuity Planning After Hurricanes Impact Texas, Florida

    Smaller and emerging managers impacted by a devastating Hurricane season stressed the importance of having a developed business continuity plan and following through on it in order to minimize the impacts of natural disasters.
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    Illinois Gov. Vetoes Revenue Bill Aimed At Investment Consultants

    October 5, 2017

    Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner has vetoed a bill that would have required investment consultants advising the state’s pension plans to disclose all compensation generated from asset management firms.
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    Meketa Deems Emerging & Diverse Manager Day A Success

    October 5, 2017

    Meketa Investment Group hosted 26 managers at its Chicago offices on Sept. 12 for its public markets emerging and diverse manager event, Principal Alli Wallace said.
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    W.K. Kellogg Foundation Director Of Investments Departs

    October 5, 2017

    Carmen Heredia-Lopez recently left her position as director of investments at the W.K. Kellogg Foundation, Spokeswoman Dana Linnane confirmed, in an e-mail.
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    Federal Pension Plans Should Increase Opportunities For Diverse Managers, GAO Study Recommends

    October 5, 2017

    Federal pension plans should increase opportunities for women- and minority-owned asset managers, a new study from the Government Accountability Office shows.
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