NEW YORK, May 20, 2019 – At the 10th annual Chief Investment Officer Summit in New York, Jack Murphy, CIO of Levin Easterly Partners, said that government intervention following the financial crisis was a sedative on the economy and markets that is wearing off, leaving a new generation of investors that is awakening without memory of risk. These were Murphy’s first public remarks as CIO of Levin Easterly, the long-only asset management firm that was launched last month through Easterly’s acquisition of the institutional investment business of Levin Capital Strategies. Download Full Press Release
NEW YORK, April 9, 2019 – Easterly, an asset management holding company, today announced it has purchased the institutional investment business of Levin Capital Strategies, establishing Levin Easterly Partners, a long-only asset manager with approximately $6.1 billion in assets.
The new firm’s investment and management team will hold a 35% stake in Levin Easterly, providing a solid incentive for long-term growth. Easterly owns a 65% stake.
“We are thrilled to form a partnership with this team of outstanding investment talent,” said Darrell Crate, who serves as Chairman of Levin Easterly. “For years, this team has been consistently able to apply a fundamental predictive research process to find value in the most efficient segment of the equity market.” Download Full Press Release