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Feb 5 2007 | 11:46am ET
The $105 billion Teachers Retirement System of Texas has verbally committed to allocate $100 million to fund of hedge funds shop Investcorp, according to Howard Goldman, a spokesman for TRS.
The system currently has $1.8 billion invested in single-manager funds and $250 million in private equity emerging manager fund of funds Credit Suisse Emerging Opportunities 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 ...