Wednesday, 1 October 2014
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May 17 2007 | 1:39pm ET
The Norfolk County (Mass.) Retirement Board is seeking proposals from 130/30 managers for a possible mandate. The system, which manages $570 million, is considering investing up to 8% of its portfolio in 130/30 strategies.
According to the request for proposals, the product must be actively managed and indexed to the Russell 3000 or a comparable benchmark.
Bidders will be evaluated based on the criteria set forth in the RFP, which can be obtained by e-mailing systems investment consultant, Wainwright Investment Counsel.
The board will have until June 30 of next year to choose a bidder(s) or determine that no bidder will be selected.
Sep 22 2014 | 4:15pm ET
"I tell people that everybody likes good news and so if you have good performance that’s wonderful,” explains Mike McKitish of Peddie School's endowment, “but it’s the people that want to talk about the bad news or where they drifted and how they came back and how they stayed to their discipline…” that he wants to hear from. Read more…
Sep 30 2014 | 9:29am ET
The crisp Autumnal days of October are upon us, and so are a few of the hedge fund industry’s favorite charitable events. If you have never been to Rocktoberfest, well, you are missing out. And for a quieter evening of sipping and socializing, stop by HFC’s Wine Soiree. Read more…
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