Jun 16 2006 | 9:59pm ET
The $1.3 billion Contra Costa County (Calif.) Employees Retirement Association may make an investment in alternatives and has discussed adding another real estate manager.
The fund is currently 2% underweight in alternatives and last month began discussing potential investments in private equity fund-of-funds to meet its 5% target allocation, according to minutes from the plan's May meeting. The discussion was led by Carey Halley, cio of the plan, and consultant Bob Hellisen of Milliman.
Mar 17 2014 | 9:30am ET
“Transparency” has become a touchstone for investors in the post-Madoff world but, according to Carl Lingenfelter, chief administration officer at Northern Trust Hedge Fund Services, it's a concept that has evolved over the past five years from fraud protection to risk management to investment performance. Read more…
Mar 10 2014 | 11:33am ET
A huge thank you to all of the people who helped make last Thursday’s HFC NY Open Your Heart to the Children Benefit such a success. The charity gala raised nearly $2 million to prevent and treat child abuse in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut. Read more…