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Listed below are the 50 most recent news articles about SWFs, continuously gathered from around the globe by the Institute.  The flow of news involved Asset MGRs in general as well as the activities of specific Asset MGRs and their investments. Archives are available in this content silo for subscribers (which are permanently maintained).

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Greif Reports First Quarter 2020 Results   
February 27, 2020 Associated Profiles : MSCI Group (NYSE: MDX)
Source: PR Newswire - /PRNewswire/ -- Greif, Inc. (NYSE: GEF, GEF.B), a world leader in industrial packaging products and services, today announced first quarter 2020 results.
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Prince Harry asks to be called first name only in first UK engagement since Canada return   
February 27, 2020 Associated Profiles : Thomson Reuters
Source: Evening Standard on MSN.com - The Duke of Sussex asked to be addressed simply as Harry as he took centre stage for his first UK engagement since his move to Canada. Harry is attending a conference about sustainable travel in Edinburgh today,
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RS2K.PA - Amundi Index Solutions - Amundi Russell 2000 ETF-C EUR   
February 27, 2020 Associated Profiles : Amundi
Source: YAHOO! - *Close price adjusted for splits.**Adjusted close price adjusted for both dividends and splits. Loading more data...
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Why ESG Investing Is A Megatrend No Manager Can Ignore.   
February 27, 2020 Associated Profiles : MSCI Group (NYSE: MDX)
Source: Traders Magazine - sustainable investing has been largely portrayed as an ethical sacrifice — a path that will inevitably compromise returns. Looking at the performance of ESG ETFs and this depiction does not appear inaccurate. The iShares...
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Zim takes steps to build climate impact resilience   
February 27, 2020 Associated Profiles : Global Environment Facility
Source: The Herald-Zimbabwe - Together with its partners, the department has played a critical role in attracting climate finance of more than US$20 million from the Green Climate Fund, the Multilateral Fund and Global Environment Facility over the last four...
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CMS Energy Co. (NYSE:CMS) Shares Acquired by Acadian Asset Management LLC   
February 27, 2020 Associated Profiles : Credit Suisse Group AG
Source: modernreaders.com - Acadian Asset Management LLC lifted its stake in shares of CMS Energy Co. (NYSE ... Wells Fargo & Co restated a “buy” rating on shares of CMS Energy in a research note on Monday, December 9th. Credit Suisse Group...
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Apple shareholders reject sustainability, freedom of expression proposals   
February 27, 2020 Associated Profiles : Zevin Asset Management
Source: YAHOO! - Apple CEO investors on Wednesday rejected several shareholder proposals, including one that would have linked executive pay to environmental sustainabili
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Cognex Co. (NASDAQ:CGNX) Shares Sold by Cambridge Investment Research Advisors Inc.   
February 27, 2020 Associated Profiles : Amundi
Source: theenterpriseleader.com - Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors have also recently made changes to their positions in CGNX. Amundi Pioneer Asset Management Inc. increased its position in Cognex by 5.9% during the first quarter....
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Waterford at Blue Lagoon will have outdoor yoga and food trucks   
February 27, 2020 Associated Profiles : The Weiss Group
Source: The Real Deal - The area will soon see an uptick in new residential units and hotel rooms. In December, Miami commissioners approved a crucial zoning change that allowed developers to build residential units in the office park. The change...
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Amundi Luxembourg SA MSCI Europe EX UK UCITS ETF - EUR (C) (AEXK)   
February 27, 2020 Associated Profiles : Amundi
Source: Hargreaves Lansdown - Market closed | Prices as at close on 24 February 2020 Prices delayed by at least 15 minutes | Switch to live prices | The selling price currently displayed is higher than the buying price. This ...
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SCHRODERS/PAR VTG FPD 1 (LON:SDR) Given Consensus Recommendation of “Hold” by Analysts   
February 27, 2020 Associated Profiles : Schroders
Source: modernreaders.com - Shares of SCHRODERS/PAR VTG FPD 1 (LON:SDR) have received a consensus rating of “Hold” from the thirteen ratings firms that are currently covering the firm, Marketbeat Ratings reports. One research analyst has rated...
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The Blackstone Group Inc. Class A Common Stock (BX) Insider Activity | Nasdaq   
February 27, 2020 Associated Profiles : The Blackstone Group
Source: Nasdaq - Insider Trading information for NDAQ is derived from Forms 3 and 4 filings filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). Please Note:An FPI is exempt of filing insider holdings ...
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Viewing a Legal Project From the Observation Deck: In-House Perspective   
February 27, 2020 Associated Profiles : Schroders
Source: Law - And How Do You Want It Delivered' “I want to be told what I want to know, and to be told before I read about it.” — Howard Trust, General Counsel, Schroders. “I always want the bad news, right away, so...
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Schroders PW's Marcus Brookes on the top funds for a diversified portfolio   
February 27, 2020 Associated Profiles : Schroders
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BlackRock Investment Quality Municipal Trust Inc. (The) (BKN) Real-Time Quotes   
February 27, 2020 Associated Profiles : BlackRock Investment Management
Source: Nasdaq - Investors may trade in the Pre-Market (4:00-9:30 a.m. ET) and the After Hours Market (4:00-8:00 p.m. ET). Participation from Market Makers and ECNs is strictly voluntary and as a result, these ...
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Sustainable Strategies to Add to Portfolios in 2020   
February 27, 2020 Associated Profiles : MSCI Group (NYSE: MDX)
Source: YAHOO! - Socially responsible investments that incorporate environmental, social and governance principles are more than just a gimmicky theme to help conscientious investors feel good about their investment decisions.
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FEATURE -Schools challenged to teach climate change as students join Greta strikes   
February 27, 2020 Associated Profiles : Thomson Reuters
Source: Reuters - Dozens of students packed onto a boat docked in a flood-prone area of Bangladesh listen closely to a lesson highlighting the natural life of the rivers around them. It is a normal day on a school boat project which aims to keep...
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Cresset Asset Management LLC Has $6.61 Million Stock Holdings in Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ)   
February 27, 2020 Associated Profiles : Credit Suisse Group AG
Source: theenterpriseleader.com - Cresset Asset Management LLC lifted its position in Johnson & Johnson (NYSE ... from $155.00 to $165.00 and gave the stock an “overweight” rating in a research note on Thursday, January 9th. Finally, Credit Suisse...
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Apps help European supermarkets lure climate-conscious consumers   
February 27, 2020 Associated Profiles : Thomson Reuters
Source: Al Jazeera English - "There's more awareness than ever before about the provenance of food and sustainable practices," he added ... But NaturaSi's customers are keen to kick the habit, Iori told the Thomson Reuters Foundation. French retailing giant ...
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Acuity Brands, Inc. (NYSE:AYI) Stock Position Reduced by Eagle Asset Management Inc.   
February 27, 2020 Associated Profiles : Credit Suisse Group AG
Source: theenterpriseleader.com - Eagle Asset Management Inc. lessened its position in shares of Acuity Brands ... Brands from $138.00 to $155.00 and gave the stock an “overweight” rating in a report on Friday, January 3rd. Finally, Credit Suisse...
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OPINION: Cities of the future should be rooted in the past   
February 27, 2020 Associated Profiles : Thomson Reuters
Source: Thomson Reuters Foundation - Any views expressed in this opinion piece are those of the author and not of Thomson Reuters Foundation. What needs to change ... “What you probably won’t hear many people talking about is how large parts of the...
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Purpose over profit: are B-Corps the future of sustainable business'   
February 27, 2020 Associated Profiles : Thomson Reuters
Source: Reuters - LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - To B or not to B is a question ethically-minded businesses ... “The achievement of certification was a proud moment for us,” said Luciana Villa Nova, Natura’s sustainability...
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Apps and QR codes: European food chains target climate-savvy consumers   
February 26, 2020 Associated Profiles : Thomson Reuters
Source: businesslive.co.za - “There’s more awareness than ever before about the provenance of food and sustainable practices,” he added ... But NaturaSi’s customers are keen to kick the habit, Iori told the Thomson Reuters Foundation....
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Amundi Luxembourg S.A - Amundi Msci Emerging Markets UCITS ETF USD C (AUXSF) Institutional Holdings   
February 26, 2020 Associated Profiles : Amundi
Source: Nasdaq - Institutional Holdings information is filed by major institutions on form 13-F with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Major institutions are defined as firms or individuals that exercise investment discretion,
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Amundi PEF, SGCP back Vivalto Vie in capital reshuffle   
February 26, 2020 Associated Profiles : Amundi
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Does BlackRock’s Aladdin have too many under its spell'   
February 26, 2020 Associated Profiles : State Street Global Advisors (SSgA)
Source: The Australian Financial Review - Vanguard and State Street Global Advisors, the largest fund managers after BlackRock ... “We live in an incredibly competitive environment.” The scale of BlackRock’s dominance in both the investment industry and...
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Remain liquid, defensive and patient: Schroders   
February 26, 2020 Associated Profiles : Schroders
Source: Financial Standard - While the market focus has moved on from the woes of 2019, investors in 2020 and facing similar global risks, according to Mihkel Kase, portfolio manager - fixed income at Schroders. Kase said the concerns investors faced in 2019...
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Why Schroders Included the EIS Score in Its Latest Ranking   
February 26, 2020 Associated Profiles : Schroders
Source: GlobeSt.com - Your article was successfully shared with the contacts you provided. This year, Schroders included an environmental impact score on its latest Global Cities Index, which ranks the top investment cities globally. While the...
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Apps and blockchain help European supermarkets lure climate-conscious consumers   
February 26, 2020 Associated Profiles : Thomson Reuters
Source: Thomson Reuters Foundation - under the sustainability revolution," he said ... (Reporting By Thin Lei Win @thinink; editing by Megan Rowling. Please credit the Thomson Reuters Foundation, the charitable arm of Thomson Reuters, that covers the lives of people...
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Cazenove eyes regional push as JV gives access to huge Lloyds network   
February 26, 2020 Associated Profiles : Schroders
Source: Citywire - Cazenove Capital is readying a big regional push after the Schroders-Lloyds tie-up last year opened up an extensive network around the UK. Chief executive Mary-Anne Daly told Wealth Manager the Schroders-owned business wants to...
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EXCLUSIVE-Germany's Volkswagen and Daimler push for more 'sustainable' Chile lithium   
February 26, 2020 Associated Profiles : Thomson Reuters
Source: Reuters - Concerns about sustainability have emerged as a key ... Our Standards:The Thomson Reuters Trust Principles.
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Commentary: Climate change and MENA financial systems   
February 26, 2020 Associated Profiles : Global Environment Facility
Source: Hebdo Ahram - To that end, special global climate funds, such as the Green Climate Fund (GCF) and Global Environment Facility (GEF), were established to efficiently channel public resources and to catalyse private capital towards...
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Thomson Reuters names former Nielsen president Steve Hasker as next CEO   
February 26, 2020 Associated Profiles : Thomson Reuters
Source: The Globe and Mail - “This was really driven by strong performance in our underlying subscription businesses, and that’s gratifying because that’s sustainable and repeatable revenue,” Mr. Smith said of the results. In addition...
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FEATURE-Apps and blockchain help European supermarkets lure climate-conscious consumers   
February 26, 2020 Associated Profiles : Thomson Reuters
Source: Reuters - Mobile phone apps that point shoppers to discounted groceries, codes on chicken and cheese that display their origin, and water dispensers and degradable packaging that slash plastic use. These are just some of the steps European...
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The ripple effect of the Arab Spring   
February 26, 2020 Associated Profiles : Abraaj Capital
Source: The Art Newspaper - Many artists were in the vanguard of the Tahrir Square revolution; William Wells, the director of the Cairo-based independent space, the Townhouse Gallery, stresses how established Egyptian artists have focused on political...
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KLP Selects Moody's Analytics Solution for IFRS 17 Implementation   
February 26, 2020 Associated Profiles : Kommunal Landspensjonskasse (KLP)
Source: MarketWatch - Moody’s Analytics, a global provider of financial intelligence, today announced that its software has been selected by Kommunal Landspensjonskasse Mutual Insurance Company (KLP), one of Norway’s largest life insurance...
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Eagle Asset Management Inc. Has $147.24 Million Stake in Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ)   
February 26, 2020 Associated Profiles : Credit Suisse Group AG
Source: theenterpriseleader.com - Eagle Asset Management Inc. grew its position in Johnson & Johnson (NYSE ... increased their price target for the stock from $145.00 to $170.00 in a research report on Tuesday, December 17th. Finally, Credit Suisse Group...
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Insiders name the 4 asset managers that could be the next takeover targets after Franklin Templeton's $4.5 billion deal to buy rival Legg Mason   
February 25, 2020 Associated Profiles : Credit Suisse Group AG
Source: Business Insider - Asset managers that try to beat the stock market with calculated bets have struggled to grow their businesses compared to passively managed peers.
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Cricket Australia: Sheffield Shield wrap; Cameron Green century; Daniel Hughes   
February 25, 2020 Associated Profiles : Green Century Capital Management & Green Century Funds
Source: Fox Sports - Highly rated youngster Cameron Green has struck a mature century to put Western Australia in a strong position after the opening day of their Sheffield Shield match against Tasmania. The 20-year-old, touted as Australia’s...
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Rainbird grabs five-wicket haul but Green century keeps WA in box seat   
February 25, 2020 Associated Profiles : Green Century Capital Management & Green Century Funds
Source: The Mercury - Featuring in his 100th domestic match for his state, Doolan was looking composed at the crease on day two until he was brilliantly caught by Shaun Marsh at second slip on the first ball after the drinks break. Alex Doolan....
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HSBC multi-asset manager to exit firm   
February 25, 2020 Associated Profiles : HSBC Global Asset Management
Source: Citywire - Mixed-asset manager David McNay will step down from HSBC Global Asset Management in April after almost a decade at the firm. McNay originally joined the company as a relationship manager in 2008 before moving to investment...
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Blackstone Looks To Best Competitors With $1.74B Unizo Bid   
February 25, 2020 Associated Profiles : The Blackstone Group
Source: Law360 - Law360 (February 24, 2020, 10:39 AM EST) -- The Blackstone Group has upped its offer for Unizo to roughly $1.74 billion, the private equity giant said Monday, representing the latest in a string of competing proposals for the...
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Low-Cost ETFs to Manage Risk, Gain Broad Market Exposure   
February 25, 2020 Associated Profiles : State Street Global Advisors (SSgA)
Source: YAHOO! - As we consider the market trends, investors should anticipate what to look out for in 2020 and look for ways to construct a diversified portfolio with low-cost exchange traded fund strategies to gain efficient
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Acadian Asset Management LLC Decreases Stake in Exxon Mobil Co. (NYSE:XOM)   
February 25, 2020 Associated Profiles : Credit Suisse Group AG
Source: modernreaders.com - Acadian Asset Management LLC cut its stake in shares of Exxon Mobil Co. (NYSE ... Goldman Sachs Group downgraded shares of Exxon Mobil to a “sell” rating in a report on Tuesday, February 11th. Credit Suisse Group cut...
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Carlyle invests in Mak-System   
February 25, 2020 Associated Profiles : The Carlyle Group
Source: PE Hub - The Carlyle Group has made an investment in Mak-System, a provider of software for blood management solutions. No financial terms were disclosed. In addition to the funding, Philippe Houssiau will become CEO of Mak-System. Global...
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BRIEF-Blackrock Investment Institute Sees Greater Uncertainty About China’s Economic Outlook Due To Coronavirus Outbreak   
February 25, 2020 Associated Profiles : BlackRock Investment Management
Source: Reuters - Our Standards:The Thomson Reuters Trust Principles.
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Credit Suisse Asset Management's NEXT Investors acquires Northpoint   
February 25, 2020 Associated Profiles : Credit Suisse Group AG
Source: Opalesque - Opalesque Industry Update - Credit Suisse Asset Management's NEXT Investors, a leading Fintech growth equity group, announced today the acquisition of the NorthPoint product suite and technology consulting practice from ACA...
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Asset owner survey: turning more cautious on HKD bonds   
February 25, 2020 Associated Profiles : HSBC Global Asset Management
Source: asianinvestor.net - This was among the key take-aways from an exclusive survey conducted in November and December 2019 by AsianInvestor and HSBC Global Asset Management of around 100 institutional investors in Hong Kong, plus some other Asian...
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Abu Dhabi Catalyst partners announces partnership with The Carlyle group   
February 25, 2020 Associated Profiles : The Carlyle Group
Source: Zawya - Abu Dhabi UAE: Abu Dhabi Catalyst Partners today announced a strategic partnership with The Carlyle Group. The partnership is in line with Abu Dhabi Catalyst Partners’ mandate to partner with industry-leading entities to...
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3 more managers join Plato trading non-profit group   
February 24, 2020 Associated Profiles : Schroders
Source: Pensions&Investments - Allianz Global Investors, Schroders PLC and T. Rowe Price Group Inc. on Feb. 10 signed on to Plato Partnership Ltd., a group of firms that work together to improve equity market efficiency for market participants in Europe. The...
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