Thursday, 26 November 2015
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Jun 20 2012 | 11:22am ET
Chicago's transit workers are looking for a fund of hedge funds—but want to avoid a bumpy ride.
The $1.8 billion Chicago Transit Authority Employees Retirement Plan has issued a request for information for a low-volatility fund of funds or funds of funds. The fund or funds hired will be allocated $30 million.
Proposals are due on July 13 with finalists notified Aug. 17. The pension's consultant, Gray & Co., is assisting with the search.
The RFI is available on the plan's Web site.
Oct 21 2015 | 10:41am ET
One of the most unique charity benefits in the hedge fund industry, A Leg To Stand On's (ALTSO's) Hedge Fund Rocktoberfest - NYC, raised nearly $500,000 last Thursday thanks to the generous support of major sponsors and nearly 1,400 attendees from the Tri-State finance, business and hedge fund communities. Read more…