Improvement needed in asset management by US college endowments to reduce risk

Most US colleges and universities manage their investments separately leaving them with only a partial view of their full financial standing, according to research from SEI.

Pressure for more alternatives drives asset and wealth managers to confront challenging environment

Wealth and asset managers face major challenges in markets driven by competition, innovation and new technology, says a Forbes Insights report.

SEI cautions pension plan sponsors over asset return assumptions

Pension plan sponsors should be wary of using other plans' asset return assumptions as a guide in setting their own, according to research from SEI.

Harvard University names president and CEO

Stephen Blyth, currently the head of public markets for the non-profit that oversees Harvard University’s investments, will become president and chief executive on January 1, according to media reports.