Wednesday, 1 October 2014
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Jul 3 2013 | 2:30am ET
West Virginia’s main public pension fund has awarded a $40 million mandate to a catastrophe reinsurance hedge fund.
The $13.2 billion West Virginia Investment Management Board picked Elementum Advisors, according to its May financial statement. West Virginia’s investment with the firm began on May 1.
West Virginia invests more than 10% of its assets in hedge funds.
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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