Tuesday, 5 May 2015
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Oct 25 2012 | 10:43am ET
A nearly $10 billion California pension fund is preparing to make an event-driven hedge fund buy.
The Orange County Employees Retirement System yesterday heard from the four hedge funds it plans to hire for its event-driven allocation. OCERS plans to make an initial allocation of 4% of its direct hedge fund program to the four, with a maximum allocation of 8%.
The $9.6 billion public pension fund's board has recommended the hire of Archer Capital Management, Beach Point Capital Management, Perry Capital and Venor Capital Management.
Mar 20 2015 | 12:45pm ET
StreetWise Partners, a non-profit organization that works with low-income individuals to help them overcome employment barriers, raised over $275,000 at the 2015 Raising the Ante Charity Poker Tournament and Casino Event last Wednesday evening at Capitale. Here are some photos from the event. Read more…