News from the Emerging Manager space.
The firm informed clients of its decision in mid-February.
Emerging and diverse manager products are an underutilized source of alpha, according to investment consultant Verus, which intends to cast a wider net at an upcoming emerging and diverse manager event to include more firms and products in the pipeline to drive results in client portfolios.
Meketa Investment Group will host its next virtual emerging and diverse manager research day for public and private markets next month, the firm announced.
On the heels of expanding its Diverse Manager Database to include private market strategies, Commonfund held its second Diverse Manager Day on Jan. 21 to learn from minority- and women-owned managers recently added to its database.
While the diverse makeup of many historically black colleges and universities’ endowments needs to be further built out, the institutions’ contributions to the pipeline of diverse talent in the investment management industry cannot be overstated, according to those involved with the industry.
Fuller & Thaler Asset Management’s focus on the smallest publicly traded companies paid off in the fourth quarter as the firm posted the top return to close out the year, according to the latest EMM quarterly performance rankings.
Investment consulting firm Meketa Investment Group has announced a new initiative to advance diversity, equity and inclusion within the asset management space.
The $1 billion City of Hartford Municipal Employees’ Retirement Fund is introducing a diversity report card.
The $90 billion Massachusetts Pension Reserves Investment Management Board has adopted pension fund diversity benchmarks.
Eddie Ramos is ready to bring diversity to the forefront of the New Jersey Division of Investment.
This month we have our second annual feature looking at Historically Black Colleges and Universities.