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Jul 24 2012 | 11:14am ET
A Connecticut town has entrusted about 5% of its assets to a "conservative" fund of hedge funds.
The Fairfield Joint Retirement Investment Board awarded the $15 million mandate to Diversified Global Asset Management. The firm beat out Blackstone Alternative Asset Management and Lighthouse Investment Partners for the "conservative absolute-return mandate," Pensions & Investments reports.
Callan Associates, the $292 million pension's consultant, assisted with the search.
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 ...