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Apr 26 2013 | 9:53am ET
The Ohio School Employees Retirement System has added a pair of hedge funds to its portfolio.
OSERS invested $50 million in Ellis Lake Capital's Domestic Fund and $40 million in Invesco's Balanced-Risk Allocation Strategy, Pensions & Investments reports. Aksia, the pension's hedge fund consultant, assisted in the searches.
OSERS has $11.4 billion in assets.
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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