Sunday, 29 March 2015
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Apr 13 2007 | 11:50am ET
The $36 billion Los Angeles County Employees Retirement Association has put together a short list of firms for its non-discretionary private equity advisor and commodities mandates.
This week, the system’s investment committee recommended that its board meet with Altius Associates, Cambridge Associates and Credit Suisse Customized Fund Investment Group for its p.e. mandate. Finalists for the system’s commodities mandate include BlackRock (swap-based strategies), Pacific Investment Management Company and Lehman Brothers (futures-based strategies).
Finalists are meeting with the system’s board on May 11 to determine the selection of one or more firms for each mandate.
Mar 9 2015 | 6:35am ET
As more investors look to diversify, many are beginning to use retirement funds to invest in alternative assets such as private equity and real estate. Kelly Rodriques, CEO & President of PENSCO Trust Company, explains how companies can connect with those looking to use their retirement accounts in a different way. Read more…
Mar 20 2015 | 12:45pm ET
StreetWise Partners, a non-profit organization that works with low-income individuals to help them overcome employment barriers, raised over $275,000 at the 2015 Raising the Ante Charity Poker Tournament and Casino Event last Wednesday evening at Capitale. Here are some photos from the event. Read more…