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

Ignites | Alleviating Anxiety Amid Layoff Rumors

"People who are young can be quite shocked [about layoffs],” said George Wilbanks, founder of…

FundFire: Brookfield Touts Succession Plans But Many Real Estate Managers Lag

While succession plans mean a great deal to limited partners, many managers struggle with the…

Ignites | States Strictest on Abortion Home to 31% of Industry Staff

Great reporting on a complex topic by Adrian D. Garcia and the team at the Financial Times…

Ignites | Macquarie Taps PGIM Exec as Head of Retail Marketing

Congratulations to the Macquarie Group for a great recruitment of Alexandra Lee to Head of Retail…

Chief Investment Officer: Ideas for Building Strong Investment Teams

Chief Investment Officer Magazine/ISS Editor Amy Resnick and her team continue to tackle tough,…

FundFire: Want to be an Asset Mgmt CEO? Sharpen Your Social Skills

The evolution of skills for successful leadership in the asset and wealth management business…

PR Newswire: Morningstar Funds Trust Board of Trustees Elects New Independent Trustee

What a great conclusion to our partnership with Morningstar Funds Trustees with this announcement…

Institutional Investor: Asset Management Employees Saw Bigger Numbers on their Paychecks in 2021. Don’t Look for a Repeat This Year.

Complex issues to be dealt with by the industry in the coming months. Great reporting by Jessica…

FundFire: UBS Will Allow Some US Employees to Work Remotely Full Time

This is another great example of employers working to be creative and flexible in the adaptation of…

FundFire: Blackstone, KKR Embrace Hybrid Work, But Vaccine Mandates Vary

Thanks to Tom Stabile and the team at FundFire for some really insightful reporting on a complex…

Institutional Investor: The Way Asset Managers Worked Before the Pandemic Is Over

“The firms that don’t allow greater workplace flexibility are really going to have a challenge on…

FundFire: Talent War to Drive 15% Bump in Asset Management Comp

"The war for asset management industry talent is set to persist into the new year, forcing firms to…