Monday, 20 October 2014
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Mar 9 2007 | 3:12pm ET
The $157.9 billion California State Teachers' Retirement System is looking for an alternative investment consultant to provide recommendations to its investment committee related to the overall investment strategy, policies and practices of its alternative investment program.
The alternative investment consultant will work closely with the CalSTRS investment committee to monitor and advise on the alternative investment portfolio performance and policy.
The deadline for proposals is March 30 and a selection is expected by July 1. A copy of the request for proposal is available at www.CalSTRS.com/rfp.
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…
Most traders agree that proper risk management is the key to successful trading. However, many traders depend on the deeply flawed measure of standard deviation as a benchmark of risk. Here we put it ...