Wednesday, 25 November 2015
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Sep 13 2013 | 10:53am ET
The California State Teachers' Retirement System has hired Hermes Fund Managers to fill a commodities mandate.
Hermes will be one of two commodities managers at the $150 billion public pension fund, the second-largest in the U.S. CalSTRS has not settled on a second manager, Reuters reports.
Hermes and the second manager will split $150 million.
CalSTRS first approved a commodities allocation three years ago, and had considered investing as much as $2.5 billion as an inflation hedge.
Oct 21 2015 | 10:41am ET
One of the most unique charity benefits in the hedge fund industry, A Leg To Stand On's (ALTSO's) Hedge Fund Rocktoberfest - NYC, raised nearly $500,000 last Thursday thanks to the generous support of major sponsors and nearly 1,400 attendees from the Tri-State finance, business and hedge fund communities. Read more…