Wednesday, 27 August 2014
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Jun 15 2007 | 10:43am ET
The $3.4 billion Detroit General Retirement System has allocated a total of $30 million to three hedge fund managers. The system awarded Guidance Capital, Entrust Capital and RLJ Asset Management $10 million each.
The three new mandates give Detroit more exposure to debt (Guidance), equities (Entrust) and other hedge funds (RLJ). The system currently has 5% of its assets in alternative investments.
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…
Commodities/Futures magazine launched at the precipice of a revolution in the futures industry—really a revolution in the idea of risk management—that would move it from a small niche industry to ...