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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.
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 ...