Tuesday, 30 September 2014
Last updated 11 min ago
Jun 27 2012 | 11:07am ET
The Ohio School Employees Retirement System has invested a combined $80 million in a private equity fund and a hedge fund.
The bigger chunk, $50 million, went to Warburg Pincus and its latest private equity fund, Warburg Pincus XI, Pensions & Investments reports. The investment is actually one-third less than the $75 million Ohio Schools invested in Warburg Pincus X.
The $10.5 billion pension also invested $30 million with Manatuck Hill Partners. The money will go into Connecticut-based Manatuck Hill's Mariner fund, a long/short equity offering.
Sep 22 2014 | 4:15pm ET
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Sep 30 2014 | 9:29am ET
The crisp Autumnal days of October are upon us, and so are a few of the hedge fund industry’s favorite charitable events. If you have never been to Rocktoberfest, well, you are missing out. And for a quieter evening of sipping and socializing, stop by HFC’s Wine Soiree. Read more…
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