Monday, 30 March 2015
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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.
Mar 9 2015 | 6:35am ET
As more investors look to diversify, many are beginning to use retirement funds to invest in alternative assets such as private equity and real estate. Kelly Rodriques, CEO & President of PENSCO Trust Company, explains how companies can connect with those looking to use their retirement accounts in a different way. Read more…
Mar 20 2015 | 12:45pm ET
StreetWise Partners, a non-profit organization that works with low-income individuals to help them overcome employment barriers, raised over $275,000 at the 2015 Raising the Ante Charity Poker Tournament and Casino Event last Wednesday evening at Capitale. Here are some photos from the event. Read more…