Litigator Rejoins Reed Smith; Cerulli Integrates MMI Advisory Platform; LCG Associates Promotes Investment Analyst to Consultant; and more.
Tag: Investment Managers
Institutional investors’ interest in mid-market corporate direct lending is driving large capital flows into a squeezed portion of the market, according to Willis Towers Watson, resulting in downward pressure on returns and greater risk.
TRA Hires Regional Sales Consultant; Heffernan Retirement Service Opens Seattle Office; Voya Retirement Adds SVP; and more.
Fidelity this week introduced what it is calling “self-indexed, zero expense ratio mutual funds” on the retail side of its business; the move may not directly touch retirement plans, but it speaks clearly to broader asset management industry trends.
Mesirow Adds Managing Director to Core Fixed Income Management Team; Client Executive Joins Transamerica Western Region; Ascensus Acquires Continental Benefits and 401k Plus; and more.
Wilshire Adds Senior Investment Professionals; Ladenburg Thalmann Invests in Tax Automation Provider; Southern Maryland Insurance Joins The Hilb Group; and more.
According to Boston Consulting Group, among asset management products, passives were far and away the fastest growing category in 2017, with a record 25% increase in AUM over an already very sizable base.
JHRPS Adds Divisional VPs; Stroock Brings Partners to New York and D.C. Offices; Northern Trust Grows Sales Team; and more.
Greg Hahn, founder and chief investment officer at Winthrop Capital Management, offers some timely analysis on the flattening of the yield curve and navigating a rising interest rate environment.
According to Fidelity, the enhanced managed account solution combines a personalized digital experience, discretionary investment management, ongoing support and access to a team of professional planning consultants.
Carillon Tower Advisers Adds Array of Sales Team Members; Kestra Financial Partners with Merrick Financial; Russell Investments Hires Regional Investment Consultants; and more.
Church Pension Fund announces series of appointments, and INTAC joins Ascensus TPA Solutions division.
New research from Cerulli points to a number of drivers behind the acceleration in asset management fee compression, tied to improved automation and stronger competition; the research and analytics firm also analyzes the competitive landscape of “robo-advice.”
DCIO Head Joins Putnam; Jennison Associates Adds Consultant Relations Professionals; Sales Directors Join Lincoln Financial; and more.
DWC Adds Marketing Director Position; Account Executive Joins Voya; Hancock Whitney Chooses Envestnet for Broker-Dealer Lines; and more.
When thinking about fiduciary support services and outsourcing, really the important considerations should be about process and time management, more than fiduciary risk transfer.
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Principal Acquires Finance Tech Company to Offer Adviser Solutions; Voya Promotes Industry Veteran to Regional VP of Small-Mid Corporate Markets; CAPTRUST Board of Advisors Sees Leadership Changes; and more.
The latest though leadership from the firm asks an increasingly important question: “What should the TDF glide path look like as participants move from accumulating asset balances to spending down those balances in retirement?”