Thought Leadership Resources

We have curated a collection of blogs and news items that we found important to the Asset & Wealth Management business.

Ignites: Volatility to Pinch 2018 Bonus Pay

In this article by Jill Gregorie, George Wilbanks comments on compensation trends and expectations…

2018 Year End Review: Fading Confidence

The “two-tiered” story of growth and profitability has driven our search work to be very niche…

McLagan Insights: To Truly Assess Gender Pay Gaps, Companies Must Dig Below the Surface

As always, our friends (and former client) at McLagan take a data driven and thoughtful approach to…

Pensions & Investments: Salary history ban won’t be problem for money managers, recruiters say

Great reporting by Danielle Walker on recent developments and practices as firms go beyond adapting…

CaseyQuirk: Industrial Evolution — Securing Profitable Growth in Tomorrow’s Asset Management Industry

Great insights from Casey Quirk on the multi-faceted challenges facing the asset management…

Wilbanks Partners Commentary: Unconscious Bias in New Hire Compensation — Profitability Expectations vs. Gender Pay Bias

Former PGIM/Prudential Investments General Counsel and Head of Diversity Cathy Verhoff joined…

McLagan Insights: The Spotlight: Adam Barnett, Partner, Asset Management

Always great to get of piece of Adam's wisdom! By Adam Barnett

McKinsey: The new Great Game in North American asset management

Great insights from Pooneh Baghai and her colleagues at McKinsey.

Ignites: People Feature — MIT Dangling $20K Prize for Retirement Plan Breakthrough

Great to see market forces in action. This should produce some really interesting results.

Insitutional Investor: Forget About Finding the Next Hot Startup

Great insights from my good friend Taimur Hyat, chief strategy officer at PGIM. “Investment…

New York Times: Even a 10-Minute Walk May Be Good for the Brain

It may be a good idea to take a quick walk during lunch. This study shows that 10 minutes of…

AllianceBernstein: Don’t Get Trapped by a Crowd in Stocks

Old news can become topical as markets cycle. Keep an eye on this one, as reported by AB…