News from the Emerging Manager space.
The SEC’s Asset Management Advisory Committee held its second panel on diversity and inclusion today. The panel included insights from investment consultants, managers-of-managers and plan sponsors.
Commonfund has reopened its online diverse manager portal to receive due diligence materials from women and minority managers on a permanent basis.
Propelled by the COVID-19 pandemic and Black Lives Matter protests this spring and summer, endowments and foundations are becoming more committed to underwriting Black-owned or women-owned investment managers, according to a recent webinar.
Executive search firms need to ensure they have a slate of qualified diverse candidates possessing “must-have” skills to introduce to their asset management clients, new research finds.
Registration is now open for an emerging and diverse manager research day for public and private markets managers to be held virtually next month.
Bank of America is looking to include more diverse-owned investment managers, the firm announced last week.
Universities continue to pull back the curtain on the diversity of their endowments with responses to an inquiry from two congressmen.
The recent widespread protests of racial inequality have led many asset owners to consider how they can activate their investment portfolios to advance racial and social equity, according to a recent report.
This month we have continued coverage of endowment’s releasing diversity reports.