News - Allocations

10 Jan 2012
Jordan and Tunisia have become members of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) in anticipation of a major investment from the bank
29 Nov 2011
The University of California’s office of the treasurer of the regents is increasing its allocation to emerging and frontier market funds, including Mena, within its public equity programme
29 Nov 2011
Emirates NBD Asset Management’s Money Market Fund has exceeded $100m AUM 18 months after inception
16 Oct 2011
The BT Pension Scheme (BTPS), the UK’s largest pension fund with £36.7bn ($57.5bn) in assets, has carved out a new 5% allocation($2.82bn) to emerging market bonds
16 Oct 2011
The £2.7bn ($4.1bn) Derbyshire County Council Pension Fund has made further allocations to two emerging markets funds as it increases its allocation to growth equity markets
14 Oct 2011
Brandes Investment Partners and Glovista Investments have been awarded emergingmarket mandates by the Alexandria Firefighters and Police Officers Pension Plan, Mena FM has learned
12 Oct 2011
The State of Hawaii Employees' Retirement System (ERS) has replaced its two emerging markets managers as it continues to adjust its portfolio, Mena FM has learned
11 Oct 2011
Almost one third of the Middle East’s investment advisers will be raising client portfolio allocations towards GCC/Mena equities in the year ahead, according to a new report
9 Oct 2011
Shuaa Capital is preparing to launch a money market fund following the announcement of a major new mandate., Mena FM can reveal.
23 Sep 2011
OFI Asset Management has been appointed by the $700m Ohio Highway Patrol Retirement System, Mena FM can reveal
8 Sep 2011
OFI Asset Management has hired Silk Invest to manage a portfolio of Arab and African equities as part of its existing Multi Select BRIC Fund
13 Aug 2011
Mena-based managers are set to win mandates for a new suite of UK-based Shariah-compliant pension products, Mena FM has learned