News from the Emerging Manager space.
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.
Domestic small-cap growth equity manager Elk Creek Partners has closed.
Allocators are addressing how to handle due diligence without on-site visits.
Blueprint Capital Advisors has sent a cease and desist letter to the New Jersey Division of Investment as part of an ongoing racial discrimination, retaliation and fraud lawsuit filed in June.
Data management firm APX Stream will host a data compliance webinar looking at how investment data published to industry databases is impacted by updated rules and regulations from the Securities and Exchange Commission.
Segal Marco Advisors has created an action plan to raise awareness of the current state of minority representation in the firm’s manager universe and within client portfolios.
Focus 1 Associates has launched a weekly compliance training podcast through Compliance YOUniversity, a Securities & Exchange Commission compliance training service offered by the firm.
Emerging manager-of-managers Leading Edge Investment Advisors hired a senior v.p. of client service in July.
The COVID-19 pandemic has had an impact on virtually every aspect of life and internships were not spared, but financial services firm Penserra stepped in last month to help.
The National Conference on Public Employee Retirement Systems and the National Association of Investment Companies have entered into a strategic relationship to bolster the use of diverse asset managers within the public pension fund space.
This month we have details on the first endowment diversity reports to be made public.