Mutual Fund Names Hedge Exec. U.S. Growth CIO

Jun 21 2007 | 9:19am ET

Mutual fund firm American Century Investments has hired an alternative investments specialist to head its domestic growth equity group.

Stephen Lurito, who currently manages a $70 million hedge fund and $57 million in private equity investments at New York-based MUUS Asset Management, joins Kansas City, Mo.-based American Century on July 9. Before joining MUUS, Lurito worked at Warburg Pincus Asset Management for 14 years.

At American Century, Lurito will serve as chief investment officer of U.S. growth equity portfolios, managing some $30 billion.


In Depth

Q&A: Decathlon Capital On Revenue-Based Alternative Lending

Oct 30 2017 | 3:49pm ET

The explosion in private credit activity since the end of the financial crisis is...

Lifestyle

CFA Institute To Add Computer Science To Exam Curriculum

May 24 2017 | 9:25pm ET

Starting in 2019, financial industry executives sitting for the coveted Chartered...

Guest Contributor

CAIS: How Technology is Disrupting the Alternative Investment Industry

Nov 7 2017 | 5:35pm ET

If there’s one thing that alternative investment professionals can agree on, it...