US - The Indiana Public Eemployees' Retirement Fund (PERF) has set up an emerging managers programme to seek out investment opportunities with small Indiana firms owned by women and minorities.
The fund will focus on firms with less than $2bn in assets under management.
The Ohio Public Employees Retirement System (OPERS) last week selected two firms to manage its minority manager mandate within its US equity asset class.
Leading Edge Investment Advisors and Progress Investment Management Company, were appointed by the $77.6bn fund to manage mandates of $75m and $50m respectively.
Most people want to avoid investing in projects that contribute to climate change, and would consider moving to another less-exposed provider, according to a survey commissioned by ClientEarth.
Just Group has acquired a 75% stake in the holding company of Corinthian Pension Consulting in a bid to strengthen its professional defined benefit (DB) advisory services.
The Pensions Regulator (TPR) has exercised its production order power under the Proceeds of Crime Act 2002 for the very first time as part of a fraud investigation.
The ITN Limited Pension Scheme has named Trafalgar House as its administrator for an initial term of five years.