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Robeco looks to align macro fixed income with credit as it makes senior hire11 days ago
Robeco has hired Jamie Stuttard as co-head of the global fixed income macro team and fixed income strategist
Majority of investors seek to increase private credit allocations, BlackRock survey reveals13 days ago
Over half of investors plan to increase their allocation to private credit in 2019, according to an institutional client rebalancing report published by BlackRock
US regulation drives insurance money towards credit ETFs1 month ago
Institutional investors are increasingly allocating to credit exchange-traded funds (ETFs), but their motivations are changing. These vehicles are famed for their liquidity, but several investors are said to be pouring money into them for the long term amid regulatory changes which have made ETF investments more favourable
Plymouth County pension fund seeks high yield managers1 month ago
Plymouth County Retirement Association has launched a request for proposal and is searching for managers to oversee a $35 million high yield fixed income portfolio.
US pension fund seeks HY and IG managers - but not CLOs1 month ago
Woburn Retirement System, a $153 million US defined benefit plan, has launched requests for proposals seeking investment managers for its US investment grade and high yield investments.
Danish pension fund's CEO steps down1 month ago
Christian Hyldahl, the CEO of Arbejdsmarkedets Tillægspension (ATP), has given his resignation to the pension fund’s chairman of the board Torben Andersen.
US pension backs Summit credit fund2 months ago
Ann Arbor City Employees' Retirement System, the $517.5 million US pension fund, has approved a $9 million investment with Summit Partners Credit Fund III, according to board documents seen by Creditflux.
California pension fund seeks opportunistic credit manager2 months ago
Merced County Employees’ Retirement Association is on the search for an opportunistic credit manager, according to board minutes seen by Creditflux
Los Angeles pension fund plans $3.7 billion allocation to credit2 months ago
Los Angeles City Employees' Retirement System, the $17 billion pension fund, is allocating to credit in 2019 - it's looking to put $2.44 billion to work in core-fixed income, $800 million into emerging markets debt, $235 million into high yield and a similar amount into a bond/loan hybrid fund
Danish penion fund's credit portfolio returns to growth2 months ago
ATP, the Danish pension fund, has generated a return of DKK 799m from its credit portfolio for the first three quarters of 2018, marking a recovery compared to the H1 negative return of DKK200m.
Iowa pension plan seeks high yield manager3 months ago
Iowa Public Employees Retirement System (IPERS), a $30 billion public pension fund, is searching for one or more firms to manage its high yield portfolio
UK pension fund adds portfolio manager for alternative credit3 months ago
Pension Protection Fund, the south-London based pension fund, has appointed a portfolio manager to its credit team. He joins from consultancy firm Mercer
Pension fund hires portfolio manager to oversee loan and CLO investments3 months ago
PensionDanmark has hired a senior portfolio manager to oversee its credit investments
Finnish pension fund seeks portfolio administrator for illiquid investments3 months ago
Finland's state pension fund is searching for a portfolio administrator to oversee its illiquid investments, which include private credit
Alaska fund appoints CIO3 months ago
Alaska Permanent Fund Corporation (APFC), the $65 billion sovereign wealth fund, has promoted an official to chief investment officer.
Calpers appoints CIO3 months ago
California Public Employees Retirement System (Calpers), the $360 billion pension fund, has appointed Yu Ben Meng as chief investment officer.
Texas pension awards $175 million to distressed debt and strategic credit4 months ago
The $30.1 billion Texas pension fund has mandated $175 million to Arbour Lane and Marblegate
Danish pension fund's bond and loan performances diverge4 months ago
ATP, the Danish public pension fund, has made negative returns on its credit portfolio with its bond portfolio suffering
Swedish pension fund's credit portfolio recovers with strong 2018 results4 months ago
Andra AP-Fonden (AP2), the SEK 352.4 billion ($38.7 billion) state-owned pension fund, generated 5.6% absolute returns from non-domestic credit investments for the first half of 2018
Shetland Islands pension looks to terminate bonds and introduce direct lending4 months ago
A UK pension fund is looking to terminate its bond mandate and introduce a 12.5% direct lending and 12.5% alternative funds asset allocation, according to board documentation seen by Creditflux
Consultant calls on investors to quiz managers over ESG processes5 months ago
The lack of consistent and reliable data seems to be a major challenge when embracing environmental, social and governance (ESG) criteria across private equity, infrastructure and credit.
Private debt tops the tables for Industriens Pensionsforsikring5 months ago
Industriens Pensionsforsikring, the DKK164.5 billion ($25.7 billion) pension scheme, generated a 1.6% return from its private debt portfolio, according to its mid-year 2018 results
Texas pension fund puts $150 million into credit5 months ago
A $29.7 billion pension fund has approved commitments to two credit fund managers
Californian pension fund looks to increase exposure to opportunistic credit6 months ago
Merced Country Employees Retirement Association (MCERA) may increase its exposure to opportunistic credit, according to documents seen by Creditflux
Michigan pension fund looks to commit $80 million to debt funds7 months ago
The $114 billion Michigan pension fund is looking to commit to two private debt funds managed by London-based Kreos Capital and New-York headquartered MidOcean Credit Partners
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