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May 12 2011 | 12:30pm ET
State Street Global Advisors has won the first-ever hedge fund mandate awarded by the Kansas City police pension plan.
The $775 million Kansas City Police Employees' Retirement System picked SSgA's SSARIS fund of hedge fund strategies, HFMWeek reports. The pension has been seeking a fund of funds since November, with consultancy DeMarche assisting.
SSARIS won out over Evanston Capital Management and Mesirow Financial, which also offered presentations to the KCPERS board.
Oct 21 2015 | 10:41am ET
One of the most unique charity benefits in the hedge fund industry, A Leg To Stand On's (ALTSO's) Hedge Fund Rocktoberfest - NYC, raised nearly $500,000 last Thursday thanks to the generous support of major sponsors and nearly 1,400 attendees from the Tri-State finance, business and hedge fund communities. Read more…