Global pension fund involvement in deal activity continued its declining trend in the fourth quarter of 2022, according to S&P Global Market Intelligence data. Overall, 2022 was a slow year for pension fund sponsors, as they were involved in deals totaling $26.8 billion, compared to a whopping $105.57 billion in 2021.
Joshua March, CEO of SciFi Foods, is using the gene-editing tech to bring down the cost of making traditional meat from cells. Say you’re the CEO of a tech startup promising to create meat of the future. Your smarter colleagues—the ones with PhDs—are elbow high in petri dishes. Their job is to grow monumental amounts of animal muscle cells; around 10 trillion are needed to make one measly steak. Your job is to convince investors that this mission is viable, and worth billions.Read Full Story.
Here we go. The new year is upon us, and in preparation, the Street’s analysts have been lining up their top picks for 2023. It’s a bit of cliché, but a fun one – and one that can also bring some interesting stocks to investors’ notice. Remember that the analysts have been watching the markets all year, keeping close track of past and current performance, and they’ve built up a picture that puts stocks into perspective.
Ashneer Targets Sequoia Capital India, Raises Zilingo's Sacked Ceo Ankiti's 'ordeal' - Ibtimes India
Former BharatPe co-founder and managing director Ashneer Grover on Friday hit out at top VC firm Sequoia Capital India, defending Singapore startup Zilingo's former CEO, Ankiti Bose, who was sacked over financial irregularities earlier this year.
U.S. public pension systems operate in an ever-changing investment environment and have long implemented strategies to position their portfolios to perform better. There have been efforts to address talent retention over the years, yet public pensions have some of the most high-caliber investors that are focused on serving and securing the financial future of public employees. This list features industry thought-leaders that oversee investment teams, expertly navigate the markets and are instilled with the compassion to serve the beneficiaries of U.S. public pension systems.
A major Canadian pension fund has acquired 35 vineyards from Australia's largest family-owned wine company, Casella. : A major Canadian pension fund has acquired 35 vineyards from Australia's largest family-owned wine company, Casella. Through its subsidiary Southern Premium Vineyards (SPV), the Canadian pension fund manager Public Sector Pension Investments (PSP) owns 460 hectares of vineyards in the Coonawarra and Barossa Valley regions of South Australia.
Electric bikes have all the advantages of traditional bikes, plus extra speed and less exertion. Here are the best ebikes for every kind of ride and rider.
Welcome to the November 2022 edition of the "junior" lithium miner news. We have categorized those lithium miners that won't likely be in production before 2023 as the juniors. Investors are reminded that many of the lithium juniors will most likely be needed in the mid and late 2020s to supply the booming electric vehicle and energy storage markets. This means investing in these companies requires a higher risk tolerance and a longer time frame. November saw another very strong month for lithium prices and enormous interest in the lithium juniors. The juniors are progressing very well.
Ontario Teachers', one of Canada's largest pension funds with nearly $250 billion in assets under management, will write down the entirety of its $95 million investment in FTX after the troubled crypto exchange filed for bankruptcy protection.
Click to view a price quote on PEP. : Several companies were exposed to the massive crypto crash and don't expect to recoup the millions of dollars they invested in FTX, a popular cryptocurrency exchange that was once valued at $32 billion and is now on the brink of bankruptcy. Galaxy Digital, Sequoia and Robinhood unveiled their exposure to both FTX and trading platform Alameda Research, which are both are owned by Sam Bankman-Fried, the institutional face of the crypto sphere.