Conference Coverage

Conference Coverage
SEC Implements ‘Least Impactful’ AMAC Recommendations

With the Securities and Exchange Commission having stalled on diver­sity-related recommendations, a panel at the National Association of Securities Professionals’ Diverse Manager Forum finds the two recom­mendations the SEC has implemented were the “least impactful.”

02.01.23
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Investment Heads Discuss What Markets Have In Store

Political uncertainty and adding value to portfolios in response to vol­atile markets are two main themes for investment heads at various in­stitutions, according to a panel at the National Association of Securities Professionals’ Diverse Manager Forum held in Philadelphia on Jan. 19.

02.01.23
Emerging Managers Share Success Stories, Challenges
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Emerging Managers Share Success Stories, Challenges

The road to success often comes with challenges that emerging managers must overcome in their pursuit of gathering assets and recognition, according to panelists at the New York City Bureau of Asset Management’s annual Diverse and Emerging Managers In­vestment Conference held on Nov. 1.

12.07.22
Infiltration, Understanding Will Move Needle At Institutions: Panel
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Infiltration, Understanding Will Move Needle At Institutions: Panel

Positive change with diversity in the institutional landscape must come from within organizations themselves, according to industry veterans during a panel held at the Investment Diversity Advisory Council’s Na­tional Summit on DEI held on Sept. 14 in Atlanta.

11.02.22
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Working Beyond Track Record To Support Managers: Panel

Institutional limited partners conscious of diversity will work with firms lacking a track record, according to panelists at the Investment Diversity Advisory Council’s National Summit on DEI held on Sept. 14 in Atlanta.

11.02.22
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Relationship Building Key For Mgrs., Allocators

The diverse manager space is a two-way street that involves relationship building and advocacy from both sides, panelists at the GCM Grosvenor 2022 Consortium told attendees.

08.03.22
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The Obstacles & Solutions To Sourcing Diverse Mgrs.: Panel
Institutional investors cannot rely on the usual excuses that preclude them from incorporating
07.06.22
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Crucial Characteristics Push Emerging Mgrs. To Success: Panel

Client focus and strong communication skills are just some characteristics of successful emerging managers looking to stand out amongst the crowd and develop strong relationships with prospective clients, according to panelists at the New York State Teachers Retirement System’s 12th Annual Emerging Manager Conference held virtually on March 10-11.

04.06.22
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Investors Must Look Beyond Current Infrastructure Trends: Panel

A forward-looking approach continues to be integral for infra­structure investing as asset class sectors evolve and the space sees an influx of capital, according to panelists.

02.02.22
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Real Estate To See More Opportunities Through Technology Embrace: Panel

Real estate’s embrace of digitization and technology utilization will create a myriad of opportunities for both real estate organi­zations and investors, according to a panel of real estate profes­sionals.

02.02.22