Tuesday, 2 September 2014
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Apr 18 2007 | 10:36am ET
The Massachusetts Water Resources Authority Retirement System has issued a request for proposals from private equity firms to manage a venture capital mandate for the system's $228 million, defined-benefit pension fund.
The system may place up to $3 million with the new manager, and candidates must have familiarity with, and agree to comply with, Massachusetts law and investment guidelines set by PERAC.
The requirements for the RFP include minimum assets under management as of $200 million, a track record of managing at least one prior venture capital fund and an anticipated fund size at closing of at least $75 million.
Firms interested should contact MWRA’s document distribution office at (617) 788-2575. The deadline for the search is April 27 at 4:00 p.m. EST.
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 ...