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Commonfund Reopens Diverse Manager Portal Permanently

Commonfund has reopened its online diverse manager portal to receive due diligence materials from women and minority managers on a permanent basis.

09.09.20
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E&F’s Should Use Current Environment To Add Diverse Mgr. Goals Into IPS

Propelled by the COVID-19 pandemic and Black Lives Matter protests this spring and summer, endowments and foundations are becoming more committed to underwriting Black-owned or women-owned investment managers, according to a recent webinar.

09.09.20
Search Firms Must Recruit Qualified Diverse Candidates: Paper
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Search Firms Must Recruit Qualified Diverse Candidates: Paper

Executive search firms need to ensure they have a slate of qualified diverse candidates possessing “must-have” skills to introduce to their asset management clients, new research finds.

09.09.20
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09.09.20
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Consultant Opens Registration For Virtual Emerging & Diverse Mgr. Day

Registration is now open for an emerging and diverse manager research day for public and private markets managers to be held virtually next month.

09.09.20
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Bank Of America Targets Diverse-Owned Managers

Bank of America is looking to include more diverse-owned investment managers, the firm announced last week.

09.09.20
Universities Continue Release of Diversity Data
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Universities Continue Release of Diversity Data

Universities continue to pull back the curtain on the diversity of their endowments with responses to an inquiry from two congressmen.

09.09.20
Cambridge Sees Timely Opportunity For Racial Equity Investing
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Cambridge Sees Timely Opportunity For Racial Equity Investing

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.

08.05.20
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Equity Manager Closes After Key Investors Depart

Domestic small-cap growth equity manager Elk Creek Partners has closed.

08.05.20
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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