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April 2018 – Emerging Manager Monthly awarded Piedmont Investment Advisors 2018 SMID-Cap Manager of the Year. To be eligible for the 12th Annual Emerging Manager Awards, managers must have submitted year-end 2017 data to PSN Informa by January 26, 2018, have had at least $10 million in product assets and have full-year 2017 performance figures as well as 2016 year-end product asset information. Firm-wide assets for non-minority and women-owned firms were capped at $2 billion, while MWBE equity managers with up to $10 billion were considered and all MWBE fixed income managers were considered. No fees were paid to participate in or distribute the results of any Emerging Manager Monthly’s Annual Emerging Manager Awards. Additionally, the award is not indicative of Piedmont’s future performance. Read More…

PHILADELPHIA, PA, May 23, 2018 – FIS Group, which offers global developed, emerging and frontier markets equity portfolio strategies through manager of manager portfolios, announced today that
it is acquiring Piedmont Investment Advisors, LLC, an institutional investment firm. This combination is formed by long histories of close professional relationships between the firms’ principals and a shared strategic vision to provide clients broader, more diverse investment solutions. The respective firms’ clients will also benefit from an expanded leadership team, greater intellectual capital focused on helping them achieve their investment objectives, and enhanced levels of service and support. Read More…