Thursday, 2 October 2014
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May 3 2013 | 9:37am ET
The Indiana Public Retirement Systems spent $365 million on new hedge funds over the past two months.
The $27.1 billion public pension announced four new hedge fund allocations at its April 26 meeting, Pensions & Investments reports. On March 1, it invested $100 million each with Emerging Sovereign Group and MKP Capital Management, and $65 million with Oxford Asset Management. A month later, it handed $100 million to Kepos Capital.
The money went to Emerging Sovereign's long/short emerging markets stock fund, Kepos' Macro Fund, MKP's long/short structured credit fund and Oxford's quantitative equity market-neutral 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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