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Feb 10 2011 | 8:13am ET
The California State Teachers’ Retirement System has appointed London-based currency specialist and alternative investment manager Millennium Global to manage a US$500 million specialist currency program.
Millennium secured the CalSTRS deal following a competitive tender. The new relationship with the California teachers brings Millennium’s total AUM to over US$12 billion.
Millennium CEO, Mark Astley, said, “We are delighted to be working with CalSTRS as they seek to manage their currency exposure and increase their returns from an active currency overlay strategy. This mandate confirms our position as a leader in the specialist currency overlay space.”
Millennium Global is a specialist currency and alternative investment manager with over 40 professionals across four international locations. The firm was founded in 1994 by ex-Goldman Sachs executive director Michael Huttman, a pioneer in currency management overlay, now executive chairman and chief investment officer.
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…