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Institutional Allocators Begin To Address Virtual Manager Due Diligence As On-Site Visits Remain Grounded

Allocators are addressing how to handle due diligence without on-site visits.

08.05.20
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Blueprint Sends Cease & Desist Letter To New Jersey DOI

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.

08.05.20
APX Stream To Host Data Compliance Webinar
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APX Stream To Host Data Compliance Webinar

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.

08.05.20
Segal Marco Works To Expand Emerging & Diverse Mgr. Opportunities
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Segal Marco Works To Expand Emerging & Diverse Mgr. Opportunities

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.

08.05.20
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Focus 1 Associates Moves Into Podcasts

Focus 1 Associates has launched a weekly compliance training podcast through Compliance YOUniversity, a Securities & Exchange Commission compliance training service offered by the firm.

08.05.20
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Leading Edge Adds Senior V.P. Of Client Services

Emerging manager-of-managers Leading Edge Investment Advisors hired a senior v.p. of client service in July.

08.05.20
Financial Services Firm Penserra Hosts Virtual Internship Day
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Financial Services Firm Penserra Hosts Virtual Internship Day

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.

08.05.20
NCPERS, NAIC Partner To Boost Public Pension Diversity
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NCPERS, NAIC Partner To Boost Public Pension Diversity

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.

08.05.20
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Verus Paper Examines The Path To Broadening Diversity

Investment consultant Verus has published a paper encouraging a broader consideration of diversity at asset management firms to focus on investment team composition.

08.05.20
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Meketa Director Discusses Challenges, Opportunites During Pandemic

Meketa Investment Group Managing Principal and Co-Director of Public Markets Research Brandon Col?n recently discussed challenges and opportunities that clients are currently facing as a result of the pandemic during a June 24 webinar hosted by financial services network StoneX.

08.05.20