Saturday, 30 August 2014
Last updated 17 hours ago
Jul 22 2010 | 12:45pm ET
Philadelphia’s city pension plan is looking for as many as a dozen hedge fund managers to fill up to $140 million in mandates.
The City of Philadelphia Municipal Pension is seeking single-manager funds across an array of strategies for a series of $10 million to $15 million mandates, HFMWeek reports. The pension also hopes to hire a hedge fund officer for its investment team.
The Philadelphia Board of Pensions and Retirement recently increased the $3.5 billion fund’s hedge fund allocation to 10%, from 6%.
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 ...