L.A. Pension Issues Fund Of Funds RFI

Jan 14 2011 | 10:35am ET

The Los Angeles County Retirement Association is dipping its toes into the fund of hedge funds space. The $36 billion public pension has issued a request for information from funds of hedge funds.

LACERA said it plans to allocate $250 million to funds of funds after taking a hard look at several managers offering customized portfolios. The plan set minimum requirements of $5 billion in assets under management, more than $3 billion from institutional clients and more than $1 billion in customized portfolios. Interested managers should also have at least seven years' experience.

The deadline for responses is Jan. 21. The RFI is available on the system's Web site.


In Depth

Exotic Assets: Investing In Rare Violins

Jan 17 2017 | 4:43pm ET

By definition, alternative investments include exotic assets far beyond your typical...

Lifestyle

'Tis the Season: Wall Street Holiday Parties Back In Fashion

Dec 22 2016 | 9:23pm ET

Spending on Wall Street holiday parties has largely returned to pre-2008 levels...

Guest Contributor

The Trump Administration: What It Could Mean for Carried Interest

Jan 19 2017 | 5:25pm ET

The arrival of the Trump administration brings the potential for a repeal of the...

 

From the current issue of

As initial anxiety over Donald Trump’s victory gave way to market euphoria in the days following the election, there was a casualty. Gold prices.