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Oct 2 2017

Public Employees Retirement Association of Minnesota #pera, #retirement, #minnesota #pension, #pension, #public #pension, #minnesota #retirement,

# Board appoints new Police Fire Plan trustee Paul Ford, a sergeant with the St. Paul Police Department, was appointed to fill the remainder of the term of David Metusalem on PERA s Board of Trustees. The action was taken Thursday, August 10, during the meeting of the Board. Metusalem, a past Board vice president and Police and Fire Plan trustee since 2015, retired from the Ramsey County Sheriff s Office in March. He was required to relinquish his seat on the board since only active Police Fire Plan members can serve in that position. Ford has been a police …

Sep 17 2017

Growth Fund #growth #fund #of #america #r

# Growth Fund What is a ‘Growth Fund’ A growth fund is a diversified portfolio of stocks that has capital appreciation as its primary goal, with little or no dividend payouts. The portfolio mainly consists of companies with above-average growth that reinvest their earnings into expansion, acquisitions and/or research and development. Most growth funds offer higher potential capital appreciation but usually at above-average risk. BREAKING DOWN ‘Growth Fund’ This high-risk, high-reward mantra makes growth funds ideal for those not retiring anytime soon. Investors need a tolerance for risk and a holding period with a time horizon of five to 10 …

Sep 1 2017

Teams – About H2O AM #aaa #actions #agro-alimentaire, #abs, #asset #allocation, #forecasts, #open #architecture, #asset

# The team Bruno Crastes is the CEO of H2O AM. A highly regarded figure in the investment community, Bruno has been a top fund manager and fixed income specialist for over 20 years. Before setting up H2O AM he was CEO of the London office of Crédit Agricole Asset Management (CAAM) – now Amundi – and while actively managing global fixed income portfolios sat on the Executive Committee of CAAM (now Amundi) in charge of the UK, SE Asia and Australia. Bruno received a B.A. in Mathematics from the University of Lyon and graduated from ISFA (Graduate School of …

Aug 18 2017

Keystone Symposia # #keystone #symposia, #keystone #conference, #keystone #conferences, #keystone #meeting, #keystone #meetings, #life #science,

# Registered Attendees Registered attendees (and speakers, organizers, etc.) will have access to the following items from their Account page: Abstracts from speakers and poster sessions, including the joint meeting abstracts, available 30 days prior to the meeting (You can edit your own abstract from My Account page as well) NOTE: Abstract authors/submitters may choose to not have their abstract available online and in the secure mobile app until a week before the meeting. Full participant list, including joint meeting participants Printable Invoices and Invitation Letters Scholarship Information Lodging Information Login to My Account page This meeting took place in …

Aug 17 2017

Should you follow the crowd and buy the new Neil Woodford fund? #new #alternatives #fund

# Should you follow the crowd and buy the new Neil Woodford fund? Celebrity fund manager Neil Woodford’s second income fund has opened its doors to investment and it is expected to prove popular with both do-it-yourself investors and financial advisers. In light of this we have asked a couple of fund analysts for their thoughts on the fund to find out whether investors should in this instance follow the crowd. But first a quick re-cap on the new fund will work and differ from Woodford two other funds – Woodford Equity Income and Patient Capital. HIGH STARTING YIELD The …

Aug 12 2017

ProShares ETFs: MSCI Emerging Markets Dividend Growers ETF #emerging #markets #stock #fund

# MSCI Emerging Markets Dividend Growers ETF ProShares MSCI Emerging Markets Dividend Growers ETF seeks investment results, before fees and expenses, that track the performance of the MSCI Emerging Markets Dividend Masters Index. The only ETF that focuses exclusively on companies in the MSCI Emerging Markets Index that have grown dividends for at least seven consecutive years. Historically, emerging markets companies that grew their dividends outperformed those that didn’t. EMDV is part of the largest suite of ETFs focused on dividend growers, covering U.S. and international markets. Learn more about ProShares Dividend Growers ETFs. Watch “Not All Dividend Strategies Are …

Aug 8 2017

Direct plans Vs regular plans in MFs-Which one is better? #mfs #mutual #fund #settlement

# Direct plans Vs regular plans in MFs-Which one is better? Three years back SEBI has come out with several reforms which includes introduction of direct plans in mutual funds. While investors have started investing through direct plans, investors still have several doubts and questions about direct plans of mutual fund schemes. What are the features direct plans in mutual funds? Who should invest through these direct plans of mutual fund schemes? What are Direct Plans in Mutual Funds?Asset management companies (AMC) allowed direct investments in mutual fund schemes much before 2011. However there was no separate plans for these …

Jul 29 2017

Western asset municipal high income fund #western #asset #municipal #high #income #fund

# Sukuk What is a ‘Sukuk’ A sukuk is an Islamic financial certificate, similar to a bond in Western finance, that complies with Sharia – Islamic religious law. Since the traditional Western interest-paying bond structure is not permissible, the issuer of a sukuk sells an investor group a certificate, and then uses the proceeds to purchase an asset, of which the investor group has partial ownership. The issuer must also make a contractual promise to buy back the bond at a future date at par value. BREAKING DOWN ‘Sukuk’ Islamic law prohibits what’s known as “riba,” or interest. Therefore, traditional, …

Jul 28 2017

Urban Community Energy Fund #energy #income #fund

# Urban Community Energy Fund The Urban Community Energy Fund (UCEF ) is a £10m fund to kick-start renewable energy generation projects in urban communities across England. Community groups will be able to access grants and loans to support the development stages of a renewable energy project that will bring significant benefits to the local community. Grants of up to £20,000 are available for the more speculative, early stages of your project’s development, such as initial public consultation and preliminary viability studies to determine suitable technologies, and to secure basic land rights. These grants will get groups to the stage …

Jul 24 2017

Pax world fund #pax #world #fund

# Smart Security, a joint initiative of IATA and ACI, envisions a future where passengers proceed through security checkpoints with minimal inconvenience, where security resources are allocated based on risk, and where airport facilities are optimized, thus contributing toward an improved journey from curb to airside. The definition and implementation of standardized business processes and interoperable IT solutions is a vital issue for the global aviation industry, especially as a way to increase revenues and reduce costs. ACERT is a self-contained Excel spreadsheet that enables an airport operator to calculate its own greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions inventory. The ACI World …