Nov 8 2010 | 6:59am ET
The Employees Retirement System of Texas is searching for a hedge fund consultant to help implement the pension plan’s absolute return program.
The $22 billion ERS on Friday announced its request for proposals for the consultant, which will be tasked with overseeing “program development, customized portfolio construction, ongoing risk management and reporting, identification of investment opportunities, screening and partnership due diligence, and general assistance related to the program.”
Mar 17 2014 | 9:30am ET
“Transparency” has become a touchstone for investors in the post-Madoff world but, according to Carl Lingenfelter, chief administration officer at Northern Trust Hedge Fund Services, it's a concept that has evolved over the past five years from fraud protection to risk management to investment performance. Read more…
Mar 10 2014 | 11:33am ET
A huge thank you to all of the people who helped make last Thursday’s HFC NY Open Your Heart to the Children Benefit such a success. The charity gala raised nearly $2 million to prevent and treat child abuse in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut. Read more…