A Los Angeles-based pension fund with $13.5 billion is planning to hand over some of those assets to at least one active, long-only commodities manager.
The California State Teachers’ Retirement System (CalSTRS) has committed $200 million to diversify its private equity proactive portfolio, which reaches small, niche emerging managers including those in under-served domestic markets. more…
Out with a search document geared towards real estate consulting firms, the Tennessee Department of Treasury is clearly interested in a new firm monitoring the real estate moves of the Tennessee Consolidated Retirement System.
The investment heads at the Bethlehem Aggregated Pension Fund are looking to award approximately $10 million to up to two private equity fund of fund managers.
CastleOak Securities just named John Matsikoudis to the position of managing director and head of the municipal underwriting department.
As promised, the Municipal Fire and Police Retirement System of Iowa (MFPRSI) decided last week to allocate more than $100 million to current managers in its private equity portfolio. more…
Despite shutting down its small-cap equity search, the St. Louis Employees’ Retirement System proved that it is still interested in hiring money managers by soliciting proposals from emerging managers in the domestic equity space.
The officials that oversee New Jersey’s $76 billion public pension fund are calling for a roundup of not only high yield fixed income advisers but municipal fixed income advisers to nab available contracts.
Tradex Global Advisors, the fund of hedge funds arm of the Tradex Group, is out marketing its short-biased high yield portfolio this month.
4/22/14 •CalSTRS diversifies proactive private equity portfolio
4/14/14 •Connecticut’s Tradex Global Advisors Is Ready to be Short High Yield Again
4/09/14 •BNY Mellon Lands Phoenix Fund as Client
4/09/14 •First Western Trust Secures Client in Centennial State
4/07/14 •St. Louis Fund Scraps Small-Cap Equity Search
4/01/14 •NYT praises Tampa pension fund for unconventionality
3/31/14 •San Fran County to Call On Next CEO
3/21/14 •Missouri’s O’Fallon Fire District Slides in New Consultant
3/14/14 •Retirement Fund in Georgia Capital Taps Callan as Consultant
3/13/14 •A Toast to Infrastructure and MLPs
3/13/14 •Innealta Preps a Bond Fund
3/12/14 •Letters: Defusing the pension liability time bomb
3/06/14 •Infrastructure still elusive in pension fund asset allocation
3/05/14 •Another Multi-Asset ETF Hits the Market
2/28/14 •East Coast Money Managers Ring In Oklahoma Endowment Client
2/21/14 •East Tennessee Shop Plays Low Volatility
2/21/14 •A Trio of Fixed Income ETFs Have Launched
2/21/14 •Pension Funds Aim for More Investment Targets
2/20/14 •Harvard’s Managing Director of Private Equity Departing
2/14/14 •BMO Gifts Investors With Seven New ETFs