Thursday, 2 October 2014
Last updated 17 hours ago
Aug 20 2012 | 11:58am ET
The Ohio Public Employees Retirement System has added $300 million in investments to its $2.18 billion hedge fund portfolio.
The $73 billion public pension fund hired Gracie Asset Management, Highline Capital Partners and Third Point. Each hedge fund received $100 million, Pensions & Investments reports.
PERS picked Gracie's Credit Opportunities Fund, a long/short vehicle managed by Highline and Third Point's event-driven Partners Qualified fund.
Sep 22 2014 | 4:15pm ET
"I tell people that everybody likes good news and so if you have good performance that’s wonderful,” explains Mike McKitish of Peddie School's endowment, “but it’s the people that want to talk about the bad news or where they drifted and how they came back and how they stayed to their discipline…” that he wants to hear from. Read more…
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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