Tuesday, 22 July 2014
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Oct 29 2010 | 1:45am ET
The Ohio Public Employees Retirement System has sunk an additional $750 million into funds of hedge funds.
The $71.6 billion public pension fund awarded a trio of $250 million mandates, two to new managers and one to an existing manager. The latter is Pacific Alternative Investment Management, which now manages $304 million for the system, the former are K2 Advisors and Prisma Capital Partners, Pensions & Investments reports.
All three are expected to be funded by the end of the year, from the pension's domestic equity protfolio. OPERS recently boosted its hedge fund allocation to $804 million.
Another fund of funds, Crestline Investors, was terminated. That firm had managed $50 million for OPERS.
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The surge in derivatives regulation is among the most complex challenges facing the financial services industry today. Northern Trust’s Joshua Satten recently spoke with FINalternatives to share insights into the challenges presented by new regulation and explore how the industry is responding. Read more…