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Furman Names New CIO
Furman University named Interim CIO and Senior Investment Officer Robert Kenney as its new cio on
06.01.22
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Investment Institute Launches Foundation To Support Financial Advisor Diversity

The Investments & Wealth Institute has launched the Investments & Wealth Foundation to grow and support a more diverse workforce, the organization announced.

06.01.22
5 Questions With Robert Manilla, V.P. & CIO Of The Kresge Foundation
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5 Questions With Robert Manilla, V.P. & CIO Of The Kresge Foundation

Robert Manilla has served as v.p. and cio at the Kresge Foundation for the past 17 years, developing and implementing its investment strategy and managing its en­dowment, which has grown to $4.5 billion, while helping create its investment office.

06.01.22
UC Advances 18 Firms As Part of Meetings With 100 Diverse Mgrs.
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UC Advances 18 Firms As Part of Meetings With 100 Diverse Mgrs.

The University of California is con­ducting further review of 18 firms after meeting with 100 diverse investment managers across public and private asset classes in the first half of 2022, according to a webcast of its May 17 investment committee meeting.

06.01.22
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Meketa Reflects On Latest Emerging & Diverse Manager Day

Investment consultant Meketa Investment Group met with 67 emerging and diverse investment managers across public and private markets at its latest dedicated research day held on April 13.

06.01.22
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DC Legislation Seeking Diversity Target In Purgatory

A bill introduced last year that would require the District of Co­lumbia Retirement Board to hire diverse investment consultants and asset managers has not pro­gressed in city council.

06.01.22
Diversity Highest In Lower-Level Positions At Mgrs.: Meketa
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Diversity Highest In Lower-Level Positions At Mgrs.: Meketa

Lower-level positions at asset management firms are the most diverse by both racial and gender measures, while equity ownership and senior management posi­tions were the least diverse, results from Meketa In­vestment Group’s diversity, equity and inclusion ques­tionnaire show.

06.01.22
Editor's Note
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Editor's Note

June is an exciting month for many, but amongst the rainbow-themed initiatives and parades, it is important to remember that the LGBTQ+ community, and the outside world’s perception of it, has a long way to go.

06.01.22
Features/Profiles
The Road To Inclusion: How LGBTQ+ Managers Gain Access

The road to inclusion within the institutional investment industry is full of obstacles to overcome – a lack of inclusivity, a lack of data, a lack of advocacy – yet some continue to push forward in the pursuit of recognition and growth not only for themselves, but for those that may follow their journey into the industry and look to launch their own investment firm or fund.

06.01.22
Private Equity
West Coast Plan Taps Global Credit Mgr.

Plan’s new global credit manager will handle an approximately $700 million mandate.

05.23.22