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NYC Looks To Align Emerging PE Program With Overall Portfolio

The New York City Retirement Systems will be looking to fur­ther integrate its emerging private equity manager program into its overall portfolio.

12.07.23
News
NYC Sets Long-Term Diverse Asset Manager Targets

The $253.2 billion New York City Retirement Systems will ex­pand their emerging manager programs, City Comptroller Brad Lander announced at the Bureau of Asset Management’s Nov. 16 diverse-owned and emerging manager conference.

12.07.23
Allocators Evolve Emerging Mgr. Programs Through Experience
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Allocators Evolve Emerging Mgr. Programs Through Experience

Managers looking for tangible allocator efforts on evaluating and hiring diverse-owned firms heard from a panel on their successes and how they were achieved during the Investment Diversity Advisory Council’s annual summit.

10.04.23
Consultants Acknowledge Accountability In Diversity Metrics
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Consultants Acknowledge Accountability In Diversity Metrics

Consultants have been taking steps to embrace accountability when it comes to diversity and inclusion within their own firms, according to a panel at the Investment Diversity Advisory Coun­cil’s annual summit.

10.04.23
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Diverse Manager Sourcing Remains A Challenge For Institutions: Panel

Involving diverse investment firms in manager searches largely comes down to sourcing and intentionality, according to a public markets pan­el at the CalPERS/CalSTRS Catalyst conference held on June 26-28 in San Francisco.

08.02.23
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Industry Trade Orgs Push For Action In Manager Diversity: Panel

Trade associations in the diverse manager space discussed the disappointing state of the industry and what can be done to grow those numbers at the National Association of Securities Profession­als’ annual financial services conference held in Philadelphia on July 24-26.

08.02.23
Panels Point To Progress But Need For More: Consortium
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Panels Point To Progress But Need For More: Consortium

The 20th anniversary of Consortium took a look back at the progress made around emerging and diverse managers over the past two decades but event panels also reiterated the work left to do. 

06.07.23
Chronicling The Consortium Conference: Unveiling The Highlights Over The Years
Features/Profiles
Chronicling The Consortium Conference: Unveiling The Highlights Over The Years

From it’s beginnings 20 years ago as a startup conference run by Renae Griffin to today’s version under GCM Grosvenor, Consortium has brought over 6,500 attendees together to further the emerging and diverse asset manager community.

05.23.23
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Renae Griffin Reflects On 20 Years Of Consortium

Insights From Consortium’s Founder

05.19.23
Conference Coverage
Emerging Mgrs. Must Be Concise, Accurate When Pitching

Emerging manager-of-managers professionals shared occurrences that gave them immediate pause when vetting a manager during The Navigating the Challenges of the Due Diligence Process panel.

03.01.23