News from the Emerging Manager space.
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.
Women-owned investment management firm Boston Common Asset Management has sold a minority equity stake to Affiliated Managers Group, according to an announcement.
3rd Annual Survey Sees Increased
Participation From Industry
This month, EMM Assistant Editor Lindsay Saienni initiates a discussion on the LGBTQ+ investment manager community.