Author: North Pier

6 Tips for Retirement Plan Fiduciaries To Do Now

With the new year in full swing, you’re likely in the process of building your to-do lists for the year ahead. These…

Celebrating the Holidays with Pickleball and Giving Back

Team North Pier celebrated the holidays this year with a fun mix of activity and activism! Our annual holiday party started with…

Two-Phase Evaluation and OCIO Search Results in 50% Lower Fees for Energy Company’s $300k Pension Plan

In order to fulfill their fiduciary duty to monitor ERISA service providers, an energy exploration and production company engaged North Pier to…

What Plan Sponsors Should Expect From a Retirement Plan Adviser (PLANADVISOR)

Managing Partner Jim Scheinberg was quoted in PLANADVISER‘s recent article on what plan sponsors should expected from hiring a retirement plan adviser…

PLANSPONSOR Webinar: What to Expect from a Plan Advisor

Managing Partner Jim Scheinberg was a panelist for PLANSPONSOR’s recent webinar on What to Expect from a Plan Advisor, now available to…

Volatile Markets, Growing Complexity Underscore Demand for OCIO (Pensions & Investments)

In his recent Special Report on CIO Outsourcing for Pensions & Investments, writer Palash Ghosh outlines why the demand for Outsourced Chief…

Highly Customized Search Helps Mission-Aligned Community Foundation Select the Optimal Partner

Background North Pier was engaged by a $500 million community foundation to lead a search for an investment consultant / OCIO to…

Segal Marco Buys Milliman’s San Francisco-Based Consulting Practice (FundFire)

In a recent interview with FundFire, Managing Partner Jim Scheinberg spoke with author Justin Mitchell on institutional investment consultant Segal Marco Advisor’s recent…

City Employee Retirement System Evaluation and OCIO Search Case Study

Background North Pier was engaged to lead an OCIO search for a city employee retirement system’s $1.4 billion plan. The plan recently…