• August 20, 2019
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    Get Accessible: Pensions, Mgrs. Face Potential Suits Over ADA Compliance

    August 7, 2019

    Pension plans are beginning to discuss website compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and investment managers should be proactive on the topic as well, experts say.
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    Next Century Micro-Cap Growth Strategy Takes Top Spot In Q2

    August 7, 2019

    A strategy focusing on the smallest public companies provided the biggest returns in the second quarter of 2019, according to EMM’s quarterly investment performance rankings.
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    Illinois Teachers Stays In-house For New Emerging Mgr. Investment Officer

    August 7, 2019

    The $51.1 billion Teachers’ Retirement System of Illinois has named Jose Gonzalez as the new investment officer for its emerging manager program, the plan announced.
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    Symposium Looks To Advance Emerging, Diverse Mgr. Discussions

    August 7, 2019

    Many conferences focused on emerging and diverse asset managers see advocates for the space discussing why to invest. A new educational symposium for trustees will look to take that dialogue to the next step by focusing on how to invest.
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    Simons Says

    Simons Says

    August 7, 2019

    There we were, on July 22, talking about disciplinary history policy, and OCIE’s Sept. 12, 2016 Risk Alert, “Examinations of Supervision Practices at Registered Investment Advisers.” Was the SEC spying on us? Has our e-mail been hacked by the government?
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    Expert Advice

    Risk Alert: Common Reg S-P Deficiencies By Elizabeth Cope, SEC Compliance Solutions

    August 7, 2019

    Once again, the SEC has provided insight into exam deficiencies. This time, it’s regarding Reg S-P.
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    Ithaka Group’s Concentration Key To Keeping Up Growth

    August 7, 2019

    The Ithaka Group has weathered a few storms in its 10-plus years of concentrated domestic large-cap growth equity investing.


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    Milwaukee County Employees Eyes Private Equity RFP

    August 7, 2019

    The $1.6 billion Milwaukee County (Wis.) Employees Retirement System did not take any action on a private equity manager RFP at its July 8 investment committee meeting, according to recently obtained minutes.
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    Los Angeles F&P Approves Fixed-Income Manager Search

    August 7, 2019

    The $22.4 billion Los Angeles Fire & Police Pension System approved a fixed-income emerging manager search last month, General Manager Ray Ciranna confirmed, in an e-mail.
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    Industry News

    CRM Employees Buy Back Ownership

    August 7, 2019

    Value equity manager Cramer Rosenthal McGlynn’s staff is repurchasing the entire ownership stake held by M&T Bank and is returning to 100% employee ownership, the firm disclosed to clients last month.
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    Industry News

    U.S. Steel Hires Former PennSERS CIO

    August 7, 2019

    Bryan Lewis joined the United States Steel Corporation as its new cio on Aug. 5, Spokeswoman Meghan Cox said, in an e-mail.
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    San Antonio F&P Adds Investment Analyst

    August 7, 2019

    Giovanni Nunez has joined the $3 billion San Antonio Fire & Police Pension Fund as an investment analyst.


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