Wednesday, 27 August 2014
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Dec 4 2009 | 6:11am ET
The New York State Common Retirement Fund has upped its alternative investments by $150 million.
The public pension put $100 million with Hudson Clean Energy Partners, a private equity fund. The investment closed on Oct. 30 and is part of the fund’s Green Strategic Investment Program.
NYSCRF also invested an additional $50 million with Brevan Howard Asset Management. The pension allocated $50 million to the London-based firm’s global macro fund.
Aug 25 2014 | 11:21am ET
As many of you know, FINalternatives was recently acquired by the owners of Futures magazine, a firm called The Alpha Pages LLC. Today marks the soft-launch of a new sister site for both publications. As its name suggests, The Alpha Pages will cover all types of alternative investments, going far beyond the more well-known ones such as hedge funds and private equity. Read more…
Commodities/Futures magazine launched at the precipice of a revolution in the futures industry—really a revolution in the idea of risk management—that would move it from a small niche industry to ...