Thursday, 2 October 2014
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Sep 17 2007 | 11:44am ET
The Hampden County (Mass.) Regional Retirement Board is considering allocating $6.8 million to private equity funds of funds.
In the request for proposals, the pension fund indicated that it is looking for p.e. managers who are registered with the Securities and Exchange Commission, have at least five years experience in making p.e. investments for institutional investors through a diversified fund of funds structure, have a diversified p.e. portfolio comprised of investments in private companies, and have managed one or more p.e. funds with total capital exceeding $50 million.
The deadline for the RFP, which can be accessed via the Segal Advisors Web site, is Oct. 9 at 3:00 p.m. Eastern time.
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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