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Jul 11 2012 | 12:28pm ET
The Arizona Public Safety Personnel Retirement System has added a Southpoint Capital Advisors hedge fund to its portfolio.
The $6.5 billion public pension fund committed up to $60 million to the Southpoint Qualified Fund, Pensions & Investments reports. The move is part of APSRS' push to add more actively-managed investment strategies, and is funded from the pension's investment in a State Street Global Advisors passive domestic equity portfolio.
Southpoint Qualified is a long/short equity strategy.
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 ...