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2020 Callan Defined Contribution Survey – Key Findings and Trends

Summer 2021 Fiduciary Commentary Callan’s 2021 Defined Contribution Survey captures the view of a broad spectrum of large and mega-plan sponsors on various…

Top 5 Tips for Changing Advisors

Plan sponsors seek to evaluate their advisors for a variety of reasons. As part of a plan sponsor’s fiduciary duty to monitor,…

Real Estate, Emerging Markets, and Valuations (Reuters)

Managing Partner & CIO Jim Scheinberg recently shared his insight on the red-hot real estate market, the emerging markets sector, and valuations…

OCIO Focus: How Are Viewpoints Evolving as We Move Through the Recovery?

The global economic recovery has gained traction in recent months. The quickening pace of vaccinations in the developed economies should inspire confidence…

Inflation Fears, Supply Shortages Drive Demand for Commodities (Reuters)

As the economy rebounds from the pandemic, rising prices are driving an increase in the price of commodities. How should an investor…

RFP Academy: Are Service Providers Playing Hard to Get?

Once you’ve organized your RFP process, finalized your set of well-thought out and specific questions, and issued the RFP out to candidates,…

Thinking About Evaluating Your 401(k) Consultant? What Plan Fiduciaries Need to Know (Upcoming Webinar)

Thinking about evaluating your current 401(k) consultant, or ready to find a new provider? Join our upcoming webinar to gain a clear…

Pros & Cons of Hiring an ERISA §3(38) Plan Manager

Are you considering hiring an ERISA §3(38) plan manager to run your investment program? Hiring an ERISA §3(38) plan manager allows for…

Managing Partner Jim Scheinberg Live on Bloomberg TV

Yesterday Managing Partner Jim Scheinberg was live on Bloomberg TV discussing institutional investors’ appetite for emerging markets. “At North Pier, we deal…

Putting the “U.S.” in Stimulus

Spring 2021 Market & Economic Commentary Economic crises often call for massive fiscal action. The New Deal and the enormous amount of…