Univ. of Minn. Makes $80 Million Allocation To Private Equity

Mar 21 2007 | 12:04pm ET

The University of Minnesota’s board of regents is making $80 million in new private equity commitments from the school's $1 billion endowment.

The board recommended investments of $5 million in Charles River Partnership and $20 million in TCW Energy Fund XIV. In addition, the board recommended allocations of $10 million to Vesbridge Partners, $15 million to Index Partners, $15 million to BayNorth Capital and $15 million to the India Real Estate Opportunity Fund.

The fund has two 20% allocations, created last year, to private equity, distressed debt and real assets.


In Depth

Royalties: The Alternative Assets of the Music Industry

Jul 8 2016 | 7:01pm ET

Recent market volatility has investors seeking greater insight into alternative...

Lifestyle

Vortic: Making Great American Watches Again

Jul 25 2016 | 6:29pm ET

If you are compelled by stories of entrepreneurial vision & drive, or simply...

Guest Contributor

MPI: Like Stellar Returns? Better Understand the Risks First

Jul 22 2016 | 8:44pm ET

When the press reports extraordinarily strong relative or risk-adjusted returns...