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Aug 11 2011 | 12:08pm ET
The Wyoming Retirement System's first foray into hedge funds has reached its completion, with the selection of Tudor Investment Corp. as its sixth macro manager.
The $5.6 billion public pension has allocated $30 million to Tudor's Tensor Fund, HFMWeek repots. The mandate follows $30 million allocations to BlueCrest Capital Management, Brevan Howard Asset Management, Caxton Associates, Graham Capital Management and Moore Capital Management.
Wyoming will now move forward with its long/short investment program.
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…
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