Saturday, 30 August 2014
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Mar 4 2010 | 6:37am ET
New York’s public pension fund is pouring more than $300 million into two hedge funds.
The New York State Common Retirement Fund has committed $230 million to Finisterre Capital’s Emerging Markets Fund, and $100 million to Brookside Capital Partners. Brookside is a long/short equity shop.
CRF also increased its investment in the Invesco Mortgage Recovery Feeder Fund by 50%, adding another $50 million.
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 ...