Saturday, 20 September 2014
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Jul 18 2007 | 1:01pm ET
The $6 billion San Bernardino County (Calif.) Employees Retirement Association last week approved a total of $45 million in commitments to a trio of private equity energy funds.
Blue Tip Energy’s maiden $50 million offering, Blue Tip Energy Fund; Energy Spectrum’s $500 million Energy Spectrum Fund V; and Starwood Capital Group’s targeted $400 million on their Starwood Energy Infrastructure Fund, each received a $15 million capital commitment from the system.
The system’s total allocation to p.e. and hedge funds was 7.6% and 6.3% respectively as of the end of March.
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…
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