Wednesday, 1 April 2015
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Mar 21 2007 | 10:37am ET
The $11 billion Public Employees Retirement Association of New Mexico is committing a total of $90 million to a trio of hedge and private equity funds.
On March 13, New Mexico’s consultant, Cliffwater, recommended a $30 million investment with Satellite Fund II Class B, a multi-strategy hedge fund, and $30 million allocation to GoldenTree, a multi-strategy credit shop. Both mandates are funded from the system’s fixed-income portfolio.
Also, Cliffwater recommended a $30 million allocation to Sun Capital Partners V, a private equity buyout fund, to be funded from its equities portfolio.
All three investments are subject to approval of the firms’ legal documents by the system’s counsel.
Mar 9 2015 | 6:35am ET
As more investors look to diversify, many are beginning to use retirement funds to invest in alternative assets such as private equity and real estate. Kelly Rodriques, CEO & President of PENSCO Trust Company, explains how companies can connect with those looking to use their retirement accounts in a different way. Read more…
Mar 20 2015 | 12:45pm ET
StreetWise Partners, a non-profit organization that works with low-income individuals to help them overcome employment barriers, raised over $275,000 at the 2015 Raising the Ante Charity Poker Tournament and Casino Event last Wednesday evening at Capitale. Here are some photos from the event. Read more…