Global markets continue to be volatile as the coronavirus pandemic is expected to cause a sharp downturn in the global economy. For asset managers, business continuity plans are being stressed like never before. So, we wanted to know: How do institutional investors and investment consultants react to a global situation like this? What is the best thing an asset manager can do to reassure their clients? We recently sat down with a few industry experts to get their opinions.
On this episode of eVestment’s The Source Podcast, hear from Charles Van Vleet, Chief Investment Officer of Textron, Inc. for his perspective on the institutional markets, asset classes, ESG, diversity and more.
On this episode of eVestment’s The Source Podcast, hear from institutional investment consultant Robert Noe, managing director of Wilshire Associates, on the institutional trends they see and how they’re advising clients to meet their investment objectives moving forward — along with insights into their firm’s manager research process and guidance on how best to engage with their firms.
On this episode of eVestment’s The Source Podcast, Kweku Obed, Managing Director at Marquette Associates, dives into the manager screening process, shares how to leverage third-party databases, highlights which data points are the most important to the consultant screening process and more.