Friday, 29 August 2014
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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.
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 ...