Wednesday, 3 September 2014
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Feb 21 2007 | 10:08am ET
The Los Angeles County Employees Retirement Association recently adopted a new private equity program structure and is seeking independent third-party portfolio monitoring and performance reporting for its global private equity investments, issuing a request for proposals to that end.
Firms that would fall within LACERA’s radar should have at least five clients, including one public pension fund, maintain a database of worldwide private equity managers and have a performance measurement system that accurately monitors the returns of private equity funds.
The deadline for the RFP is today at 3:00 p.m. Pacific time.
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…
The twin debacles of MF Global and PFG have damaged the reputation of the futures industry demanding an examination of customer protection rules. New rules are being implemented, which will add cost a...