Published on 31/05/2021 Sovereign wealth funds and public pensions have steadily increased allocation to the self-storage sector, whether through direct investments, fund investments or publicly traded real estate investment trusts (REITs). For many large investors, REITs have offered the greatest opportunities for liquidity. Notable private deals on the public investorRead More →

By Maiya Keidan and Nia Williams TORONTO (Reuters) – Canada’s biggest pension plan managers increased their investments in the country’s top oil sands companies in the first quarter of 2021, raising questions about the funds’ recent pledges to green their portfolios. The nation’s top five pension funds’ cumulative investment inRead More →

Forensic investigations reveal that gambling on expensive, high-risk and secretive alternatives … [+] Investments exposed pensions to significantly increased risk and reduced net returns. It’s time to stop the looting. getty Forensic investigations in Rhode Island, North Carolina, Kentucky and Ohio find gambling of 30% or more on high-cost, high-risk,Read More →