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Apr 27 2012 | 4:33am ET
Attalus Capital has been fired by an Oklahoma public pension fund.
The Philadelphia fund of hedge funds had managed $51.6 million for the Oklahoma Firefighters Pension and Retirement System on a long/short fund of funds mandate. But the $1.6 billion pension's board voted recently to terminate the firm, Pensions & Investments reports.
Robert Jones, executive director the Oklahoma pension, said that Attalus had been fired for performance reasons.
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