Friday, 19 September 2014
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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.
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…
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