Investment firms specializing in private equity secondary portfolios have caught the attention of the Cambridge Retirement Board and the good news is that trustees are considering making an allocation.
Atlanta’s Fulton-DeKalb Hospital Authority wants to welcome in an investment manager and/or investment consultant to oversee its endowment.
The Regents of the University of California is looking to sell about $500 million in older private equity fund stakes after valuations of the holdings jumped, according to two people with knowledge of the matter. more…
Mega pension fund CalSTRS could soon award up to three contracts to money managers in international waters after it made procurement details public.
Luba Nikulina’s role at Towers Watson has been elevated to global head of manager research, effective immediately.
The California Public Employees’ Retirement System announced Monday it is cutting its investments in hedge funds to eliminate complexity and costs. more…
Invest-N-U was awarded the first investment consultant contract handed out by Georgia-based Clarke County School District, chief financial officer Larry Hammel told Public Funds Focus.
The hunt is on at the San Diego City Employees’ Retirement System for an investment consultant to possibly replace Hewitt EnnisKnupp.
9/18/14 •University of California to plan private equity stake sale
9/16/14 •CalPERS says goodbye to hedge-fund cost, complexity
9/15/14 •Georgia’s Invest-N-U Nabs Local Client
9/11/14 •R. V. Kuhns Wins Over WRS
9/10/14 •3 Foreign Bond Funds for Conservative Investors
8/29/14 •Private Equity Gets $4.5 billion from CalPERS in FY 2014
8/26/14 •$11M Police Pension Gives First Consultant Contract to Wall & Associates
8/22/14 •Consultant BB&T Corp. Nabs Client in Georgia
8/20/14 •New York State Teachers’ loses private equity co-manager
8/18/14 •Weitz Presents a ‘Core Plus’ Income Fund
8/13/14 •Consultant LP Capital Advisors Signs Deal with Pavilion Financial
8/13/14 •New ProShares ETFs Focus on Credit of Junk Bond Issuers
8/12/14 •No Free Lunch with Ultra-Short-Term Bond ETFs
8/05/14 •Pennsylvania Turnpike Issues Hedge Fund of Funds Mandate
8/04/14 •Small-Cap Firm Gets Contract with Okla. Fund
7/31/14 •Infrastructure funds not the kind investors prefer
7/29/14 •Price Asset Management Veers into Commodities Territory
7/25/14 •Sprott Mines for Gold with ETF
7/23/14 •Texas pension fund executive discusses ins and outs of ETFs
7/18/14 •Oil ETFs to Tap into the Energy Industry