Tuesday, 21 October 2014
Last updated 18 min ago
Mar 30 2010 | 12:05pm ET
The New Mexico Public Employees Retirement Association has awarded $20 million to one hedge fund will issuing a stern warning to two other asset managers on its payroll.
The $10.9 billion pension committed $20 million to LIM’s Asia Multi-Strategy Fund, Pensions & Investments reports. But two funds with much larger allocations have been put on performance watch.
PERA’s board approved that measure against State Street Global Advisors and Artio Global Investors. The pension has $365 million invested in the former’s International Alpha Select Strategy and $220 million in the latter’s International Equity II Fund.
Sep 22 2014 | 4:15pm ET
"I tell people that everybody likes good news and so if you have good performance that’s wonderful,” explains Mike McKitish of Peddie School's endowment, “but it’s the people that want to talk about the bad news or where they drifted and how they came back and how they stayed to their discipline…” that he wants to hear from. Read more…
Sep 30 2014 | 9:29am ET
The crisp Autumnal days of October are upon us, and so are a few of the hedge fund industry’s favorite charitable events. If you have never been to Rocktoberfest, well, you are missing out. And for a quieter evening of sipping and socializing, stop by HFC’s Wine Soiree. Read more…
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