BEIJING, July 30- The outstanding amount of China's dollar-denominated Qualified Foreign Institutional Investor program rose to $76.6 billion by July 29, from $75.54 billion at the end of June, the foreign exchange regulator said on Thursday.» Read More
WASHINGTON, Feb 10- The Obama administration on Tuesday set a goal of raising $2 billion in philanthropic investments to fight climate change, including technologies to slash carbon emissions. The Clean Energy Investment Initiative is seeking investments to try to bridge the "valley of death"- the gap in funding between research and development and...
By Hideyuki Sano and Hirotoshi Sugiyama TOKYO, Feb 9- Japanese investors bought a record amount of foreign shares in January in a sign that public institutional investors, including Japan's $1.1 trillion mammoth pension fund, are heeding Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's call to chase higher-yielding assets. Japanese institutional investors purchased 1.619...
Cash withdrawals totaled $150 billion from Pimco's U.S. open-end mutual funds in 2014. In January, investors pulled $11.6 billion from the Pimco Total Return Fund. 'said Mendel Melzer, chief investment officer for The Newport Group, a Heathrow, Florida- based consultant to institutional investors, including 400 retirement plans, with $21 billion in assets...
Hedge and private equity funds are worked up about the energy opportunity—and investors are starting to listen.
SAO PAULO, Feb 4- Any revival in initial public offerings in Brazil seems to hinge on whether new Finance Minister Joaquim Levy can clean up public finances and get the country's economy back on track. Strengthening the market for new listings depends increasingly on how much leeway President Dilma Rousseff will give the University of Chicago-trained...
Investments by academic institutions did well in 2014, boosting long-term performance records hit during the financial crisis.
Hedge fund investors like Goldman Sachs, SkyBridge and GAM predict the best hedge fund strategies for the new year.
Davos is teeming with elite investors this week--and it's not just to talk their own book.
Computer algorithm-led hedge funds produced stellar returns last year, beating most gut-driven human money managers.
Critics love to hate hedge fund fees and performance, but the industry is poised to grow even more in 2015.
Hedge fund behemoth Bridgewater Associates is poised to grow even larger.
The surging power of activist investors is bolstered by a growing ally: public pensions and other big institutions.
Hedge fund managers who focus on emerging markets have produced returns that are all over the map in 2014.
Billionaire investor Paul Singer has a message for California Public Employees' Retirement System: Dumping your hedge funds makes no sense.
Columbia, Yale and MIT are at the top of a new ranking of long-term university endowment investment performance.
Russell Investments and the Fort Lauderdale Police & Fire Retirement System dropped PIMCO as their bond portfolios manager following the exit of Bill Gross.
"Managing money is in my blood," Bill Gross, who is the co-founder of Pacific Investment Management Co., told Barron's this weekend.
Japan overhauled the world's biggest public pension fund in a push toward Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's goal of a more aggressive investment strategy.
Seth Merrin, CEO, Liquidnet talks about the company's trading platform, which helps institutional investors execute large trading volumes.
Rebecca Healey, senior analyst at Tabb Group, explains why institutional market share have risen for the first time since 2006 and where institutional investors are putting their money.