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INTECH Named One of the ‘Best Places to Work in Money Management’ for Fourth Consecutive Year

December 12, 2016

INTECH announced that it has been named one of the “Best Places to Work in Monday Management” by Pensions & Investments for the fourth consecutive year. The firm placed among the top five asset managers in the “50 to 99 Employees” category. To view the full press release click here.

Janus Capital Group Inc. and Henderson Group plc Announce Recommended Merger of Equals

October 3, 2016

Janus Capital Group and Henderson Group announces the recommended merger of equals with two highly complementary businesses that have similar cultures and a shared focus on delivering excellent investment performance and service to clients. To view the full press release click here.

Financial News, Jazz and Maths:
INTECH’s Volatility Strategy

August 17, 2016

In this interview with Financial News, read how INTECH has been harnessing volatility as a source of return for nearly 30 years. To access the full article click here.

Gaining Momentum: INTECH Adds Andre Prawoto as CMO

March 10, 2016

INTECH announced that it has expanded its marketing group with the appointment of Andre Prawoto as Chief Marketing Officer, an industry leader with more than 25 years of experience in the financial-services industry. To view the full press release click here.

INTECH Enhances Research Capabilities with New Team of Three Ph.D. Hires

October 1, 2015

INTECH Investment Management LLC (INTECH), has announced that it has formed a new research focused group to supplement its portfolio management team with the addition of three new hires: Gaurav Thakur, Ph.D., Onur Ozyesil, Ph.D., and Lin Zhao, Ph.D. To view the full press release click here.

INTECH Adds Two Institutional Sales Professionals

May 20, 2015

INTECH Investment Management LLC (INTECH), has announced the hiring of Andreea M. Georgiu and J. Bret Young to fill the newly created positions of managing director, business development. To view the full press release click here.

INTECH’s Research Explains When and Why Active Management Tends to Outperform Passive

May 19, 2015

INTECH Investment Management LLC (INTECH), explains the cyclicality of performance by active managers, how their results vary with the direction and magnitude of market performance and the most significant disadvantage of passive management. To view the full press release click here.

INTECH’s Research Discusses Some of the Unintended Risks of Smart Beta: Smart Alpha Goes One Step Further Toward Eliminating These Risks

March 6, 2015

INTECH Investment Management LLC (INTECH), has published a report titled “Understanding the Risks of Smart Beta and the Need for Smart Alpha,” which discusses some of the unintended risks associated with smart-beta strategies. To view the full press release click here.

INTECH Named One of the ‘Best Places to Work in Money Management’ Second Consecutive Year the Firm Has Been Honored by P&I 

December 11, 2014

INTECH Investment Management LLC (INTECH), a global investment manager, was named one of the “Best Places to Work in Money Management” by Pensions & Investments for the second consecutive year. INTECH placed among the top-five firms in the “50 to 99 Employees” category. To view the full press release click here.

INTECH’s Research Describes the Benefits of Low-Volatility Investing: Growth Potential Plus Downside Protection for DC Plan Participants

December 9, 2014

In a just-published research paper, INTECH Investment Management (INTECH) discusses the merits of allocating part of a Defined Contribution (DC) retirement plan i.e., 401(k), to a low-volatility equity strategy. To view the full press release click here.

INTECH’s Research Indicates a Paradigm Shift to Global Investing: Global Equities a Starting Point for Asset Allocation

December 1, 2014

According to INTECH Investment Management (INTECH) research, during the past few years a paradigm shift has been occurring in the relative risk and value of investing in the U.S., when compared to non-U.S. markets. To view the full press release click here.

INTECH’s Research Shows Higher Tracking Error Does Not Necessarily Lead to More Alpha

November 24, 2014

According to research published by INTECH Investment Management (INTECH), pension plans can reduce the risk associated with emerging markets equity by as much as 35% when compared to the capitalization-weighted benchmark. To view the full press release click here.

INTECH Adds New Consultant-Relations Representative

April 16, 2014

INTECH announced the addition of Adam Craig, CFA, to its consultant relations team. In his role as managing director, Craig, who joined the firm on April 14, 2014, will work to establish and further retain relationships with investment consultants to increase their understanding and endorsement of INTECH’s products and services. To view the full press release click here.

INTECH Expands Client-Services Team with Client Portfolio Manager

January 23, 2014

INTECH has expanded its client-services team naming Richard Yasenchak, CFA, CFP, to the newly created position of client portfolio manager. In this role, Yasenchak, who joined the firm on January 13, will work closely with INTECH’s client- and consultant-relations teams serving as an investment expert for client and consultant meetings, sales presentations and other campaigns, both in the U.S. and globally. To view the full press release click here.

INTECH Ranks Among the Top-Five Firms for “Best Places to Work in Money Management”

December 9, 2013

On Monday, December 9, 2013, Pensions & Investments’ second annual list of the “Best Places to Work in Money Management” was released. INTECH is pleased to announce that we placed among the top-five firms in the “Under 100 Employees” category. To read more about this please click here.

INTECH’s Vassilios Papathanakos, Ph.D., Participates in P&I Webinar

November 13, 2013

On November 13, 2013, INTECH’s deputy chief investment officer, Vassilios Papathanakos, Ph.D., participated in a P&I webinar panel discussing Low Volatility. The webinar helped to explain the pros and cons of low volatility investing and answered such questions as:

  • Why should pension investors consider low volatility equity strategies?
  • What is minimum variance investing and how does it fit into overall strategic asset allocation?
  • How should a plan sponsor benchmark these strategies?
  • How does minimum variance investing fly in the face of modern portfolio theory?
  • With low volatility strategies, are investors giving up upside return for consistent performance over time?

To hear a replay of this event please visit www.pionline.com/LVwebinar.

INTECH Names Phillip Leonardi, CFA, Head of Consultant Relations

July 18, 2013

INTECH Investment Management LLC (INTECH) today announced that it has hired Phillip Leonardi, CFA, senior managing director. As head of the firm’s consultant relations team, Leonardi will work with INTECH’s consultant relations professionals to establish and further retain relationships with investment consultants with the goal of increasing their understanding and endorsement of INTECH’s products and services. To read the press release click here.

INTECH Supports Five West Palm Beach-Area Charities

June 17, 2013

INTECH announced on June 17, 2013 that it has made donations to five charities whose goal is to enrich the lives of children in the West Palm Beach area: Quantum House, Camp Boggy Creek, The Big Heart Brigade, Children’s Home Society and Speak Up! For the Kids of Palm Beach County. For more information click here.

INTECH Expands Absolute Volatility Strategies with ACWI Offering

June 4, 2013

INTECH announced that it has further broadened its absolute volatility product suite to include strategies benchmarked to the MSCI All Country World Index. This expansion reflects increasing institutional-investor demand for a variety of products that offer the potential to generate alpha, while meeting their need for reduced volatility. To read the press release click here.

INTECH Expands Strategies With Emerging Markets Product Suite

March 1, 2013

On April 1, 2013, INTECH announced the expansion of its suite of products to include emerging markets equities: Emerging Markets Managed Volatility, Emerging Markets Low Volatility and Emerging Markets Core. The launch of these three strategies reflects increased institutional investor demand for these types of products. INTECH’s Managed Volatility strategy has an excess return target of 3% to 4% above the MSCI Emerging Markets Index, with a risk target of approximately 25% less than the benchmark, on average. The Low Volatility strategy seeks market-like returns with a risk target of approximately 35% less than the MSCI Emerging Markets Index, on average. INTECH’s Emerging Markets Core strategy seeks an excess return of 3% to 4% above the benchmark, with 3% to 4% tracking error. To read the press release click here.

INTECH Hires Head of Global Client Development

August 21, 2012

INTECH announced that it has expanded its executive team with the addition of John Brown, Senior Vice President, Head of Global Client Development. In this newly created role, Brown will lead INTECH’s client and consultant relations teams to expand and enhance their focus on client-service excellence. John will be at the forefront of the firm’s effort to further develop and communicate a cohesive, consistent message across all market segments. In addition, he will work closely with Janus’ distribution teams to create and implement a strategy for INTECH’s investment suite across all institutional and international distribution channels. Working from its global headquarters in West Palm Beach, Florida, Brown will focus on INTECH’s growth both domestically and internationally. To read the press release click here.

INTECH’s Ioannis Karatzas Honored at Columbia University

June 7, 2012

Ioannis Karatzas, Distinguished Researcher at INTECH, recently celebrated his 60th birthday with a weeklong conference held at Columbia University in his honor. The conference, “Probability, Control and Finance,” from June 4-8, 2012, brought together leading researchers from across the globe to discuss topics at the intersection of mathematics and finance, and recognized his contributions and stature in the field. To read the press release click here.

EVENTS

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FPPTA Winter Trustee School
January 29 - Febuary 1, 2017
Orlando, FL
Richard Yasenchak, CFA, is presenting on
Tuesday, January 31 at 2:35p.m.