Saturday, 26 July 2014
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Nov 18 2011 | 2:27am ET
A county in suburban Baltimore's pension fund has invested $10 million with a Philadelphia fund of hedge funds.
The $1.3 billion Anne Arundel County Retirement and Pension System awarded the mandate to Attalus Capital. Attalus manages some $2.4 billion, exclusively for institutional investors.
Anne Arundel has also rejiggered its asset allocations, doing away with a specific absolute return and hedge funds portfolio. Instead, the pension will spread its hedge fund investments across its risk parity with alpha overlay, global tactical asset allocation and large-cap portable alpha categories, HFMWeek reports. Most the of the former 7% absolute return allocation will be moved into the risk parity portfolio.
Jul 8 2014 | 10:48am ET
The surge in derivatives regulation is among the most complex challenges facing the financial services industry today. Northern Trust’s Joshua Satten recently spoke with FINalternatives to share insights into the challenges presented by new regulation and explore how the industry is responding. Read more…