• October 20, 2018
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    Risk Misperception Remains A Hurdle For Diverse Managers

    October 4, 2018

    The risks commonly implied with investing in emerging and women- and minority-owned managers are actually being taken by the investors that do not have an inclusionary manager research process, presenters at a recent diverse manager breakfast session said.
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    Thomas White Becomes Minority-, Women-Owned

    October 4, 2018

    Thomas White International has become a minority- and women-owned manager following an employee buyout of President and CIO Thomas White last month.


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    EACM Long-Only Strategies Not Impacted By Winding Down

    October 4, 2018

    The winding down of EACM Advisors will not impact the firm’s long-only multi-manager domestic small-cap equity strategies populated with emerging managers, according to parent company BNY Mellon Investment Management.


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    Illinois Municipal Fills Operations, MWBE Investment Analyst Position

    October 4, 2018

    The $41.3 billion Illinois Municipal Retirement Fund has hired Edward Bush as associate investment analyst for portfolio operations, Spokeswoman Nisa Neely confirmed, in an e-mail.


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    Smith Graham Snags Bond CIO

    October 4, 2018

    Lorenzo Newsome, previously chief investment strategist and fixed-income portfolio manager at Piedmont Investment Advisors, joined Smith, Graham & Co. Investment Advisors as managing director and cio for fixed-income on Sept. 4.
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    Branding Important For Minority- & Women-Owned Managers

    October 4, 2018

    The “power of brand” is a “powerful and compelling” tool minority- and woman-owned investment managers should be using to differentiate themselves amongst the vast manager population, according to Robert Greene, president and ceo of the National Association of Investment Companies and a panelist during the Investment Manager Diversity; Where Are We Now & Why? session.


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