INSIGHTS

Insights

Insights from our investment professionals span a variety of topics and time horizons. Our Investment Landscape, published quarterly, reviews the global economy and capital markets with an intermediate to long-term perspective. Our Topics of Interest are white papers covering a variety of topics from a strategic standpoint. Viewpoints are more opinionated, editorial pieces on current issues or trends. And finally, our Annual Outlooks provide a strategic review of key asset classes, such as Real Assets, Hedge Funds and Private Equity, as well as the aggregate active management environment.

2nd Quarter 2020 Investment Landscape Webinar

The Verus quarterly Investment Landscape webinar was held on Thursday, April 30th at 10:00am (PDT). On our call this quarter, we discussed: Extreme volatility experienced in March amidst one of the most sudden market corrections on record Ongoing economic impacts of the COVID-19 crisis, and the swift government response aimed at mitigating these effects The… More

April 2020

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Strategic liquidity

An analysis of illiquid allocations across a universe of portfolios suggests that institution type and size may be the determining factors in how much capital is allocated to illiquid assets. We believe illiquid allocations should be based on the financial situation of the institution. Verus has developed a framework to analyze the impact illiquid asset… More

April 2020

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Verus P&I OCIO Roundtable

The choice to use the services of an Outsourced Chief Investment Officer (OCIO) provider is one of the most significant decisions that a board is likely to make. Ian Toner, CFA – Chief Investment Officer, represented Verus in a sponsored Pension & Investments OCIO Roundtable to discuss how a board’s key governance responsibilities shift under… More

April 2020

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Register for Verus 2nd Quarter 2020 Investment Landscape Webinar

The Verus quarterly Investment Landscape webinar will be held on Thursday, April 30th at 10:00am (PDT). Register for the call by clicking the following link: Register for Webinar

April 2020

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4/6/20 – 4/17/20 Capital Markets Snapshot

Click the link below for the Verus 4/6/20 – 4/17/20 Capital Markets Snapshot. Download the Verus Capital Markets Snapshot

April 2020

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Verus takes part in the Pension Bridge Annual – Bonus Online Sessions

Listen in as Eileen Neill, CFA – Managing Director | Senior Consultant, joined the Risk Mitigation Strategies panel during the Pension Bridge Annual – Bonus Online Sessions. Listen to the replay by clicking the links below. RISK MITIGATION STRATEGIES | Tuesday, April 14th | 1:10pm-2:10pm EDT Topics included: Understanding Tail Risk… More

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2020 March Capital Markets Update

Click the link below for the Verus 2020 March Capital Markets Update. Download the Verus Capital Markets Update

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Verus Market Update Webinar 4/9/20

A Verus Market Update webinar was held on Thursday, April 9th at 11:00am (PDT). The COVID-19 crisis has had a sudden impact on the capital markets, which has been made worse by the recent disruption in the oil market. Now is a good time for investors to take stock of the possible intermediate and long-term… More

April 2020

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