Wednesday, 1 October 2014
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Jun 30 2006 | 3:28pm ET
The Gainesville Consolidated Police Officers & Firefighters Pension Plan and the Gainesville General Employees Pension Plan are considering an education into private equity in the third quarter.
William Johnston, treasurer, said if the plans do study private equity, any possible search would likely not occur until the middle or end of 2007. The plan currently has a 10% allocation to hedge funds. The General Employees Plan has approximately $30 million in assets and the Police Officers & Firefighters Plan has about $20 million in assets.
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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