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Oct 15 2010 | 12:36pm ET
The Los Angeles County Employees’ Retirement Association is readying a search for its first fund of hedge funds manager.
The $35 billion public pension will issue a request for information within the next several months, Pensions & Investments reports. The plan’s board is still working on the minimum qualifications for the mandate, which will be for between $300 million and $350 million.
Lisa Mazzocco, LACERA’s chief investment officer, said the pension would fund the new fund of funds allocation from its equities portfolio.
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 ...