Monday, 1 September 2014
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Apr 21 2014 | 10:42am ET
A Clinton Group hedge fund’s work for the Austin Police Retirement System is done.
The $610 million Texas pension plans to redeem $16 million from the firm’s Magnolia hedge fund, Pensions & Investments reports. APRS CEO Sampson Jordan told P&I that the fund had matured and its investment horizons had been met.
Austin will also liquidate its holdings of a CBRE Special Situations distressed fund for the same reason. The pension has $10.8 million invested in that vehicle.
Aug 25 2014 | 11:21am ET
As many of you know, FINalternatives was recently acquired by the owners of Futures magazine, a firm called The Alpha Pages LLC. Today marks the soft-launch of a new sister site for both publications. As its name suggests, The Alpha Pages will cover all types of alternative investments, going far beyond the more well-known ones such as hedge funds and private equity. Read more…
Commodities/Futures magazine launched at the precipice of a revolution in the futures industry—really a revolution in the idea of risk management—that would move it from a small niche industry to ...