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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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Amundi hires head of real estate unit from La Française   
October 26, 2020
Source: Citywire - French asset manager Amundi has appointed Marc Bertrand as chief executive officer of Amundi Real Estate. Bertrand, who is joining from La Française Global Real Estate Investment Managers, will be replacing Jean-Marc Coly,
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$0.36 EPS Expected for The Carlyle Group LP (NASDAQ:CG) This Quarter   
October 26, 2020
Source: modernreaders.com - Analysts expect The Carlyle Group LP (NASDAQ:CG) to report earnings of $0.36 per share for the current fiscal quarter, Zacks Investment Research reports. Four analysts have provided estimates for The Carlyle Group’s...
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Amundi Transmission Patrimoine C (0P000148P1.F)   
October 26, 2020
Source: YAHOO! - Best 1 Yr Total Return (Invalid Date)13.57% Worst 1 Yr Total Return (Invalid Date)-8.84%
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Rwanda: Rwf32 Billion Project to Restore Forestry in Southern Rwanda   
October 26, 2020
Source: AllAfrica.com - Rwanda has launched an ambitious Rwf31.9 billion landscape restoration project that will restore the natural forests of Amayaga in Rwanda's Southern Province and benefit 1.3 million Rwandans.
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Amundi Etf Dax Regulatory News   
October 26, 2020
Source: London South East - UK Regulatory announcement transmitted by DGAP - a service of EQS Group AG. The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. Due to London Stock Exchange licensing terms, we stipulate that you must be a...
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FG, UNIDO, miners collaborate on gold production   
October 26, 2020
Source: The Punch on MSN.com - All three parties agreed to work together to achieve the target at the virtual inception workshop for the project preparatory grant of the Global Environment Facility PlanetGold in Nigeria. The virtual workshop, which was...
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Nissay Asset Management Corp Japan ADV Sells 29,239 Shares of NiSource Inc. (NYSE:NI)   
October 26, 2020
Source: modernreaders.com - Nissay Asset Management Corp Japan ADV decreased its holdings in NiSource Inc. (NYSE:NI) by 38.1% in the third quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The fund owned 47,506 shares of the utilities provider’s stock after selling...
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US Election 2020: What's in store for investors'   
October 26, 2020
Source: Investment Week - Ahead of the election next Tuesday, Investment Week and SPDR ETFs from State Street Global Advisors (SSGA) hosted a roundtable featuring experts from across the investment industry to discuss the prospects for the US and the...
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The Carlyle Group LP (NASDAQ:CG) Expected to Announce Quarterly Sales of $504.02 Million   
October 26, 2020
Source: modernreaders.com - Analysts forecast that The Carlyle Group LP (NASDAQ:CG) will post sales of $504.02 million for the current quarter, Zacks reports. Four analysts have issued estimates for The Carlyle Group’s earnings.
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2014 Barons Edmond & Benjamin de Rothschild Haut-Medoc, France   
October 26, 2020
Source: Wine-Searcher - Kosher. The 2016 vintage may be labelled as the Thirtieth Anniversary Edition, ensure your merchant has the wine you are looking for.
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Record Flows Pour Into ESG Funds as Their ‘Wokeness’ Is Debated   
October 26, 2020
Source: Bloomberg on MSN.com - Exchange-traded funds built on environmental, social and governance themes have attracted record inflows this year, as the U.S. grapples with the pandemic, devastating weather and racial unrest. But for anyone looking to invest...
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ANALYSIS-EU net-zero aim 'in tatters' as lawmakers fail to shift farm rules, critics charge   
October 26, 2020
Source: Reuters on MSN.com - ROME, Oct 23 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - The European Union's ambition ... Nick Jacobs, director of the International Panel of Experts on Sustainable Food Systems (IPES-Food), said CAP reforms were "the first big chance" for...
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Carlyle group to buy majority stake in funds network Calastone   
October 26, 2020
Source: Nasdaq - The Carlyle Group said on Monday it had agreed to buy a majority stake in funds network Calastone from its current owners including venture capital investor Octopus Ventures and Accel for an undisclosed sum.
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Nigerian govt, UNIDO, miners partner on gold production   
October 26, 2020
Source: All protocol(s) observed - The Nigerian government is synergising with the United Nations Industrial Development Organisation (UNIDO) and the Miners Association of Nigeria in a move |
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Blackstone to Acquire Simply Self Storage for $1.2 Billion; Target Price $60   
October 26, 2020
Source: FXEmpire.com - The world’s leading investment firm Blackstone Group said it will acquire Simply Self Storage from Brookfield Asset Management for nearly $1.2 billion, the Wall Street Journal reported.
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The Carlyle Group takes majority stake in Calastone   
October 26, 2020
Source: Investment Week - Private equity and alternatives fund house The Carlyle Group is set to take a majority stake in Calastone, with the world's largest funds network set for its "next phase of its development and growth".
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Everbridge Inc (NASDAQ:EVBG) Holdings Boosted by Envestnet Asset Management Inc.   
October 26, 2020
Source: modernreaders.com - Envestnet Asset Management Inc. boosted its holdings in Everbridge Inc (NASDAQ:EVBG) by 2.3% during the third quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission.
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FEATURE-Caught by deluges and droughts, India's cities look to become climate smarter   
October 26, 2020
Source: Reuters - India's southern city of Hyderabad is known as a high-tech hub - but its infrastructure is looking increasingly dated in an era of strengthening climate change impacts.
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Carlyle Group snaps up majority stake in funds firm Calastone   
October 26, 2020
Source: City AM on MSN.com - Global investment firm The Carlyle Group is set to snap up a majority stake in funds network Calastone for an The post Carlyle Group snaps up majority stake in funds firm Calastone appeared first on CityAM.
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Mideast’s Top Private Equity Firm Ready to Pounce as Rivals Fade   
October 26, 2020
Source: Bloomberg - The biggest private equity and alternative asset manager in the Middle East is on the lookout for deals after the economic fallout of the pandemic made companies cheaper to buy and scandals thinned out the competition.
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Weekly dossier: Vikas Khemani, Tushar Pradhan, Deven Choksey and others on market, investment ideas   
October 25, 2020
Source: moneycontrol.com - September quarter earnings, updates on the stimulus package and upcoming presidential elections in the US and reports on COVID-19 cases in Europe will remain on investors' radar.
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Nissay Asset Management Corp Japan ADV Raises Stake in PulteGroup, Inc. (NYSE:PHM)   
October 25, 2020
Source: modernreaders.com - Nissay Asset Management Corp Japan ADV grew its holdings in PulteGroup, Inc. (NYSE:PHM) by 1.4% in the third quarter, according to its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The fund owned 31,663 shares of the construction...
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2006 Barons Edmond & Benjamin de Rothschild Haut-Medoc, France   
October 25, 2020
Source: Wine-Searcher - Kosher. The 2016 vintage may be labelled as the Thirtieth Anniversary Edition, ensure your merchant has the wine you are looking for.
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Envestnet Asset Management Inc. Trims Stake in Royal Caribbean Group (NYSE:RCL)   
October 25, 2020
Source: modernreaders.com - Envestnet Asset Management Inc. reduced its position in Royal Caribbean Group (NYSE:RCL) by 14.3% in the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent filing with the SEC. The fund owned 45,785 shares of the company’s stock...
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Bloomberg Barclays MSCI ESG Indices   
October 25, 2020
Source: Bloomberg - Sustainability indices include only best-in-class MSCI ESG rated issuers. The indices apply a positive screen on existing Bloomberg Barclays Indices based on MSCI ESG ratings, including only ...
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Schroders plc (OTCMKTS:SHNWF) Given Average Rating of “Hold” by Analysts   
October 25, 2020
Source: modernreaders.com - Shares of Schroders plc (OTCMKTS:SHNWF) have earned a consensus recommendation of “Hold” from the nine analysts that are presently covering the stock, MarketBeat.com reports. Five analysts have rated the stock with a...
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Amundi Actions Asie IC (0P00001NE7.F)   
October 25, 2020
Source: YAHOO! - Best 1 Yr Total Return (Invalid Date)25.22% Worst 1 Yr Total Return (Invalid Date)-34.58%
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Credit Suisse (Zurich) AG   
October 25, 2020
Source: Asset Servicing Times - Credit Suisse Group AG is a global bank headquartered in Zurich, serving its diverse clients through its three divisions - Private Banking, Investment Banking and Asset Management - which cooperate closely to provide holistic ...
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The Carlyle Group Inc CG   
October 25, 2020
Source: Morningstar%2c Inc. - There is no one analyst in which a Quantitative Star Rating and Fair Value Estimate is attributed to; however, Mr. Lee Davidson, Head of Quantitative Research for Morningstar, Inc., is responsible ...
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Amundi Rus2000 Regulatory News   
October 25, 2020
Source: London South East - UK Regulatory announcement transmitted by DGAP - a service of EQS Group AG. The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement. Due to London Stock Exchange licensing terms, we stipulate that you must be a...
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Members of the Shareholders’ Nomination Board of Aspo   
October 24, 2020
Source: YAHOO! - Ilmarinen Mutual Pension Insurance Company In addition, Gustav Nyberg, Chairman of Aspo Board of Directors, acts as an expert member of the Nomination Board. The Nomination Board elects a Chairman from among its members in its...
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2016 Barons Edmond & Benjamin de Rothschild Haut-Medoc, France   
October 24, 2020
Source: Wine-Searcher - Kosher. The 2016 vintage may be labelled as the Thirtieth Anniversary Edition, ensure your merchant has the wine you are looking for.
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Rwanda launches six-year landscape restoration project   
October 24, 2020
Source: Xinhua - The project, supported by the Global Environment Facility and the United Nations Development Programme, will advance the restoration of the degraded forests in the area, the landscape of which covers more than 550 hectares, or...
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Surveillance: Election Interference with Stravidis (Podcast)   
October 24, 2020
Source: Bloomberg - Source: Bloomberg, 23:27
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Rwf32 billion project to restore forestry in southern Rwanda   
October 24, 2020
Source: The New Times - The project is funded by the government of Rwanda by 77 per cent through the Ministry of Environment while the rest consists of grants from the Global Environment Facility (GEF) and the United Nations Development Programme...
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EU net-zero aim 'in tatters' as lawmakers fail to shift farm rules, critics charge   
October 24, 2020
Source: Thomson Reuters Foundation - Failure to curb conversion of natural land to farmland, and lack of green restrictions on farm aid imperil EU climate aims, environmentalists say
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Market Views: Will infrastructure investing boom in 2021'   
October 24, 2020
Source: asianinvestor.net - Andries Hoekema, global head of insurance segment at HSBC Global Asset Management told AsianInvestor earlier this month that Asian insurers, in particular, have been keen to invest in infrastructure debt and private debt...
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INTERVIEW-Weather disasters opening U.S. eyes to climate threats - Al Gore   
October 24, 2020
Source: Reuters on MSN.com - The "sustainability revolution" that is now underway is "the ... (Reporting By Thin Lei Win @thinink, Editing by Laurie Goering (Please credit the Thomson Reuters Foundation, the charitable arm of Thomson Reuters, that covers the...
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The Carlyle Group (CG) to Release Earnings on Thursday   
October 24, 2020
Source: modernreaders.com - The Carlyle Group (NASDAQ:CG) is set to post its quarterly earnings results before the market opens on Thursday, October 29th. Analysts expect The Carlyle Group to post earnings of $0.34 per share for the quarter.
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Hotspots Explorer gives access to climate risk research   
October 24, 2020
Source: gadget.co.za - An interactive online mapping tool allows the public and policymakers to explore interconnected climate risks around the world.
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Putin says Russian economy yet to reach sustainable growth amid pandemic   
October 24, 2020
Source: Reuters - President Vladimir Putin said on Friday that the Russian economic growth remained fragile due to the fallout from the coronavirus pandemic and the economy had not yet reached long-term sustainable growth.
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How BlackRock is on Track to Infiltrate a Biden Administration   
October 24, 2020
Source: CounterPunch - The Democratic base, still scarred from the 2016 election, is frantic not to count its chickens before they hatch. But Wall Street and corporate America have no such qualms. As Joe Biden leads in national polls and swing states,
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Envestnet Asset Management Inc. Has $3.62 Million Position in Globe Life Inc. (NYSE:GL)   
October 24, 2020
Source: modernreaders.com - Envestnet Asset Management Inc. raised its position in shares of Globe Life Inc. (NYSE:GL) by 3.1% during the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission.
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Manulife Investment Management named to PRI Leaders’ Group 2020 in recognition of ‘Cutting Edge’ Responsible Investment Practices   
October 24, 2020
Source: Associated Press - Releases annual Sustainable and Responsible Investing Report outlining ESG initiatives across investment teams TORONTO and BOSTON, Oct. 19, 2020 /PRNewswire/ - As sustainable investing continues to drive interest across the globe,
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Keen to make an impact' Five reasons why ethical and sustainable investing might be right for you right now   
October 23, 2020
Source: The Guardian - So here are five reasons why now might be the perfect time to embrace ethical and sustainable impact investing ... with more general market indices, the MSCI All Country World Index, the S&P 500 (comprising US-based...
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BlackRock Investment Institute: Neutral On U.S. Equities   
October 23, 2020
Source: MSN - Oct.21 -- BlackRock Investment Institute Chief APAC Investment Strategist Ben Powell says risks of fading fiscal stimulus and an extended epidemic are threatening to derail the market’s strong run.
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Executive Compensation Voting During the Pandemic   
October 23, 2020
Source: Nasdaq - Executive compensation is a perennial engagement topic for the State Street Global Advisors Asset Stewardship team. We believe that executive compensation presents risks, such as creating perverse incentives,
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Dfpg Investments LLC Reduces Holdings in Apollo Investment Corp. (NASDAQ:AINV)   
October 23, 2020
Source: theenterpriseleader.com - Dfpg Investments LLC reduced its holdings in shares of Apollo Investment Corp. (NASDAQ:AINV) by 13.3% in the 3rd quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
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The Carlyle Group LP (NASDAQ:CG) to Post Q3 2020 Earnings of $0.36 Per Share, Oppenheimer Forecasts   
October 23, 2020
Source: theenterpriseleader.com - Analysts at Oppenheimer upped their Q3 2020 earnings per share (EPS) estimates for shares of The Carlyle Group in a research report issued to clients and investors on Tuesday, October 20th. Oppenheimer analyst C.
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AGNC Investment's Q3 2020 Income Statement And Earnings Preview - Part 3 (Attractive Performance)   
October 23, 2020
Source: Seeking Alpha - I'm projecting AGNC will report a combined, relatively unchanged unrealized fluctuation on available-for-sale securities and investment securities measured at FMV for the third quarter of 2020.
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