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Listed below are the 50 most recent news articles about Asset Owners & Asset Managers, continuously gathered from around the globe by the Institute.  The flow of news involved United States Pension Funds in general as well as the activities of specific United States Pension Funds and their investments. Archives are available in this content silo (which are permanently maintained).

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Impax Environmental Markets shrugs off lack of a Tesla as sustainable interest soars   
August 04, 2020
Source: Proactive Investors - Impax Environmental Markets PLC (LON:IEM), the sustainability-focused investment trust ... trailed the FTSE ET by 20% but it did better against its global comparator, the MSCI ACWI (-2.1%) even though a small/medium cap focus...
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5 Reasons to Consider Investing in Europe and Japan   
August 04, 2020
Source: Think Advisor - The following five factors boost the outlook for Europe and Japan: Europe is ahead of the U.S. in containing COVID-19 infections, with activity and mobility measures signaling positive economic momentum.
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Koshinski Asset Management Inc. Sells 94 Shares of L3Harris (NYSE:LHX)   
August 04, 2020
Source: modernreaders.com - Koshinski Asset Management Inc. lessened its stake in L3Harris (NYSE:LHX) by 5.8% during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The firm owned 1,
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Infrastructure Investment Firms Reportedly Eye Kansas City Southern   
August 04, 2020
Source: YAHOO! - Two major infrastructure investment firms, Global Infrastructure Partners and the Blackstone Group's infrastructure segment, are mulling over whether to attempt to acquire U.S. Class I railroad Kansas City Southern (NYSE: KSU),
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How can businesses boost climate disclosure and green investment in line with changing demands'   
August 04, 2020
Source: Edie - Investors and consumers alike are demanding more information on business-related climate risks and whether corporates are spending significant sums on decarbonisation - and this trend is likely to accelerate because of Covid-19.
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Sustainable funds must work harder to vet their investments   
August 04, 2020
Source: The Financial Times - So how did so much money earmarked for sustainable investment end up in Boohoo' Some fund managers may have been influenced by Boohoo’s reassuring scores from ESG ratings agencies. MSCI, which uses artificial intelligence...
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Back LatAm currencies as dollar drops, says Schroders EMD head   
August 04, 2020
Source: Citywire - Jim Barrineau, Schroders' head of emerging market debt, said that local currencies in Latin America present a good opportunity for investors.
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FEATURE-Tech helps cashmere herders, hazelnut farmers fight soil erosion in Asia   
August 04, 2020
Source: MSN - With a planned sustainability certification ... Editing by Helen Popper. Please credit the Thomson Reuters Foundation, the charitable arm of Thomson Reuters, that covers the lives of people around the world who struggle to live ...
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Harvest Midstream I, L.P. -- Moody's rates Harvest Midstream Ba3, new notes issue B1   
August 04, 2020
Source: YAHOO! - Moody's Investors Service ("Moody's") assigned first time ratings to Harvest Midstream I, L.P. (Harvest Midstream, or "the partnership") including a Ba3 Corporate Family Rating (CFR), a Ba3-PD Probabi
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CIBC Asset Management Inc Grows Stock Position in Tiffany & Co. (NYSE:TIF)   
August 04, 2020
Source: theenterpriseleader.com - CIBC Asset Management Inc increased its holdings in Tiffany & Co. (NYSE:TIF) by 1.4% in the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The firm owned 9,871 shares of the specialty retailer’s...
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CIBC Asset Management Inc Sells 9,100 Shares of Amcor plc (NYSE:AMCR)   
August 04, 2020
Source: modernreaders.com - CIBC Asset Management Inc lowered its position in Amcor plc (NYSE:AMCR) by 9.9% in the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 82,764 shares of the company’s stock...
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The Carlyle Group LP Market Perform   
August 04, 2020
Source: Business Insider - Disclaimer | Commerce Policy | Made In NYC | Stock quotes by finanzen.net Summary: The Carlyle Group LP Market Perform Analyst Opinions for The Carlyle Group LPMore Latest Analyst Opinions 06:06 ...
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Priveq enters partnership with e-commerce company Trendhim   
August 04, 2020
Source: mynewsdesk.com - Behind Priveq Investment is essentially a number of long-term, institutional pension funds in the Nordics and Europe, for example Skandia Liv, Fjärde AP-fonden, Kommunal Landspensjonskasse (KLP) and Europeiska...
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Benjamin de Rothschild et sa famille   
August 03, 2020
Source: Challenges - Du Luberon à Saint-Tropez, ils sont nombreux, célébrités ou dirigeants, à s’être mis à l’abri de la pandémie. Dans des domaines où ils ont l’habitude...
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Cynthia Fanny Renée Tobiano   
August 03, 2020
Source: Zonebourse - She is on the Board of Directors at Edmond De Rothschild (Israel) Ltd., Edmond de Rothschild (UK) Ltd., Edmond de Rothschild SA (Monaco), Lcfr Uk Pep Ltd., Compagnie Benjamin De Rothschild ...
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Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. Has $46.27 Million Stock Holdings in Citizens Financial Group Inc (NYSE:CFG)   
August 03, 2020
Source: theenterpriseleader.com - Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. trimmed its position in Citizens Financial Group Inc (NYSE:CFG) by 10.4% during the second quarter, HoldingsChannel.com reports. The fund owned 1,833,286 shares of the bank’s stock after...
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Chine - Page 14   
August 03, 2020
Source: La Tribune - Il s'agit de construire une... La Compagnie Financière Edmond de Rothschild, groupe bancaire français de Benjamin de Rothschild, envisage de se coter en Bourse pour se développer à l ...
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CIBC Asset Management Inc Grows Holdings in Nasdaq Inc (NASDAQ:NDAQ)   
August 03, 2020
Source: modernreaders.com - CIBC Asset Management Inc increased its position in shares of Nasdaq Inc (NASDAQ:NDAQ) by 1.4% during the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).
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Brown & Brown, Inc. (NYSE:BRO) Shares Sold by Nissay Asset Management Corp Japan ADV   
August 03, 2020
Source: theenterpriseleader.com - Nissay Asset Management Corp Japan ADV lowered its stake in Brown & Brown, Inc. (NYSE:BRO) by 2.2% in the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent filing with the SEC. The fund owned 25,819 shares of the financial services...
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Schroders: The true cost of ill-timed investment decisions   
August 03, 2020
Source: Finanzen - David Brett Investment Writer There have been some jaw-dropping moves in stock markets since the turn of the year and the outbreak of the
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Ares Management Corp (NYSE:ARES) Insider R. Kipp Deveer Sells 637 Shares   
August 03, 2020
Source: modernreaders.com - Ares Management Corp (NYSE:ARES) insider R. Kipp Deveer sold 637 shares of Ares Management stock in a transaction dated Friday, July 31st. The shares were sold at an average price of $40.02, for a total transaction of $25,
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FEATURE-Cameroon tomato farmers count losses to wild weather and lockdown   
August 03, 2020
Source: Reuters - I cannot earn enough income for my family, not to speak of recovering the money to repay loans incurred to invest in my tomato farm this season,” the 45-year-old from the town of Soa, north of Yaounde,
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BlackRock warns US-China tensions primed to get worse   
August 03, 2020
Source: Sydney Morning Herald - The global economic shutdown in March has fast-tracked permanent changes in policy, geopolitics, and the global economy, says the world's biggest fund manager.
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Nissay Asset Management Corp Japan ADV Has $1 Million Holdings in Cincinnati Financial Co. (NASDAQ:CINF)   
August 03, 2020
Source: theenterpriseleader.com - Nissay Asset Management Corp Japan ADV raised its stake in Cincinnati Financial Co. (NASDAQ:CINF) by 2.8% in the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
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Recompensar a los CEO por promover la diversidad, ¿un camino a seguir'   
August 02, 2020
Source: El Pais - En 2018, Zevin Asset Management, una empresa de inversión con sede en Boston que dice que adopta un enfoque «socialmente responsable», propuso que Google conecte parte del pago ejecutivo a la ...
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Aberdeen e outros investidores indicam José Monforte para Conselho da Petrobras   
August 02, 2020
Source: globo - pela gestora F&C Management e pela consultoria Hermes Equity Ownership Services. "Embora tenha havido progresso na composição do Conselho no ano passado com a nomeação de um conselheiro ...
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Europe’s markets are having a moment   
August 02, 2020
Source: India Times - Money from overseas is flowing into exchange-traded funds that buy European stocks, and there are signs that European investors are returning to their home markets and selling dollar-denominated assets,
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Cie Generale Immobiliere de France COGIFRANCE - Profile   
August 02, 2020
Source: Business Insider - Disclaimer | Commerce Policy | Made In NYC | Stock quotes by finanzen.net La Compagnie Générale Immobilière de France SA engages in the development and renovation of real estate properties.
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ANALISIS-El coronavirus agranda la brecha entre las petroleras europeas y estadounidenses   
August 02, 2020
Source: YAHOO! - Por un lado, pueden alinearse con los compromisos internacionales del acuerdo de París, lo que podría ser una "elección segura", según Bruce Duguid, de Hermes Equity Ownership Services. Por otra parte,...
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Apollo Investment 6625 Senior Notes Due: Klartext!   
August 02, 2020
Source: Aktien Check - Die vorliegende Analyse beschäftigt sich mit der Aktie Apollo Investment 6625 Senior Notes Due. Die Aktie notiert im Handel am 31.07.2020, Uhr, mit 9.46 USD. Diese Aktie haben wir in 4 Punkten ...
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Amundi Funds - Global Ecology Esg   
August 02, 2020
Source: Bloomberg - Amundi Funds - Global Ecology ESG is an open-end fund incorporated in Luxembourg. The Fund's objective is to increase the value of the investment over the recommended holding period. The Fund ...
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End of an era as Posti exits former Helsinki head office   
August 02, 2020
Source: Yle - The property is now owned by pension insurance firm Ilmarinen and much of it has been converted to office space occupied by various tenants, including a medical centre, a restaurant and a large supermarket. Posti has been a...
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Socgen and Amundi sign new five-year agreement   
August 02, 2020
Source: Reuters - PARIS (Reuters) - Societe Generale (SOGN.PA) and Amundi on Thursday said they had signed a new five-year deal that will enable the asset manager to remain the French bank’s primary partner in a ...
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Schroders plc (SHNWF) CEO Peter Harrison on Q2 2020 Results - Earnings Call Transcript   
August 02, 2020
Source: Seeking Alpha - Q2 2020 Earnings Conference Call July 30, 2020 4:00 AM ET Company Participants Peter Harrison – Chief Executive Officer Richard Keers – Chief Financial Officer Conference Call Participants Gurjit Kambo –...
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HSBC Global Asset Management, nuovo Head of Global Emerging Markets Debt   
August 01, 2020
Source: MilanoFinanza - HSBC Global Asset Management annuncia oggi la nomina di Luther Bryan Carter (Bryan) come Head of Global Emerging Markets Debt (EMD), con effetto immediato. Con sede a Londra, riferirà a Xavier Baraton, Global CIO Fixed...
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China’s aggression in Ladakh, claims in Bhutan indicative of its intentions: Mike Pompeo   
August 01, 2020
Source: Hindustan Times - China recently staked claim over the Sakteng Wildlife Sanctuary in Bhutan at the Global Environment Facility (GEF) Council and opposed funding to the project.
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UPDATE 2-Soccer-Sheffield Wednesday to begin 2020-21 season with 12-point deduction   
August 01, 2020
Source: Reuters - July 31 (Reuters) - English second-tier club Sheffield Wednesday will begin the 2020-21 Championship season with a 12-point deduction for breaching profit and sustainability rules, the English Football League (EFL) announced on...
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Schroders chief accuses companies of unnecessary dividend cuts   
August 01, 2020
Source: The Financial Times - Companies have cut tens of billions in payouts this year as they scrambled to conserve cash, after government lockdowns aimed at halting the spread of coronavirus hit earnings. In the UK alone, 176 companies cancelled dividends...
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Can the U.S. and China Cooperate' Sure   
August 01, 2020
Source: Bloomberg - There are several areas where both nations’ interests align, including climate change and, believe it or not, the Arctic.
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Antisémitisme, anticapitalisme... Les Rothschild, une famille face à la haine   
August 01, 2020
Source: MSN - La Shoah, c’était hier… », s’affligeait Ariane de Rothschild, qui dirige, avec son époux Benjamin, la Compagnie Edmond de Rothschild, dans Le Monde du 19 juin 2019. La branche cousine, ...
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La finance perd un Rothschild très discret. Le banquier Edmond est mort hier. Son fils Benjamin lui succède.   
August 01, 2020
Source: Libération - Depuis, il affiche un rendement annuel de 17%. En France, la Compagnie financière Benjamin & Edmond de Rothschild s'est fait une spécialité des Sicav haut de gamme, tout en multipliant les ...
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KB Financial Group: Still Cheap   
August 01, 2020
Source: Seeking Alpha - KB Financial's net profit grew by +34.6% QoQ to KRW981.8 billion in 2Q 2020, but market consensus still expects a -10% QoQ decline in its earnings for full-year FY2020.
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Contrats de partenariat : la garantie de l'Etat sur la rampe de lancement   
August 01, 2020
Source: Le Moniteur - Notification du marché sera faite dès le 8 avril 2009 aux heureux candidats : le cabinet Linklaters pour le conseil juridique et la Compagnie Benjamin de Rothschild (CTBR) pour le conseil financier.
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Amundi’s 10-year profit growth streak at risk   
August 01, 2020
Source: The Financial Times - Amundi’s joint ventures in India and China were the main drivers of new business growth. It also won a €2.6bn index tracking climate change mandate from Pensam, the Danish pension fund, which lifted inflows into...
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FEATURE-Solar beats salt, bringing clean water to coastal Kenyans   
August 01, 2020
Source: Reuters - The solar-powered water farm converts salty seawater to clean water for drinking and washing. “Water is scarce in the area,” said Musa, adding that local people are pretty much used to shortages. “We only get a...
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N·2 : Benjamin de Rothschild (plus de 2,4 milliards €),   
August 01, 2020
Source: journaldunet.com - Edmond de Rothschild, qui a donné son nom à la Compagnie financière. Il est numéro 2 du classement mais son patronyme est tout aussi connu que celui de Peugeot. Benjamin de Rothschild ...
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Pandemic decimates livelihoods of the Maasai   
August 01, 2020
Source: The Standard Digital - The coronavirus has crushed the billion-dollar tourism industry, leaving tens of thousands of the Maasai struggling
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Belpointe Asset Management LLC Purchases 1,973 Shares of Target Co. (NYSE:TGT)   
August 01, 2020
Source: modernreaders.com - Belpointe Asset Management LLC raised its position in Target Co. (NYSE:TGT) by 61.8% in the 2nd quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC. The institutional investor owned 5,166 shares of the...
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Gol Linhas Aereas Inteligentes S.A. (GOL) CEO Paulo Kakinoff on Q2 2020 Results - Earnings Call Transcript   
August 01, 2020
Source: Seeking Alpha - Q2 2020 Earnings Conference Call July 31, 2020 11:00 AM ET Company Participants Paulo Kakinoff - CEO Richard Lark - CFO Conference Call Participants Mike Linenberg - Deutsche Bank Savi Syth - Raymond James Stefan Stick - Bank of...
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Carnegie Asset Management byter namn   
August 01, 2020
Source: di.se - Fondbolaget Carnegie Asset Management släpper taget om namnet Carnegie och kommer från och med mars 2017 gå under namnet C Worldwide Asset Management. ”Under de senaste åren har det varit lite...
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