Thursday, 2 October 2014
Last updated 18 min ago
Feb 24 2014 | 10:10am ET
The U.K.'s Universities Superannuation Scheme has hired the former hedge fund chief at BT Pension Scheme Management, Kathryn Graham.
The £40 billion pension fund named Graham head of strategy coordination, a new post. She is charged with seeing that asset allocation plans are properly implemented by both USS' in-house and external managers.
"Increasingly, we are taking a whole-scheme view to investment and risk management, and through the development of this role, we hope to achieve greater synergies amongst our various asset classes and managers to deliver the most effective investment strategy," chief investment officer Roger Gray said.
Graham began at USS today.
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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