Wednesday, 27 August 2014
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Jul 26 2010 | 11:53am ET
Prisma Capital Partners has won the first-ever fund of hedge funds mandate awarded by Denver’s public pension plan.
The Denver Employees Retirement Plan picked Prisma to manage $80 million, Pensions & Investments reports. Steven Hutt, the pension’s executive director, credited Prisma’s diversification, risk analysis and returns history for the selection.
Denver recently reallocated 5% of its $1.6 billion portfolio to funds of funds from core fixed-income. The allocation was funded by terminating three fixed-income managers.
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 ...