Wednesday, 1 October 2014
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Mar 21 2008 | 11:27am ET
The $166.5 billion California State Teachers’ Retirement System has awarded Invesco Private Capital a $200 million mandate to help manage its New and Next Generation Manager Fund II, a private equity fund of funds.
CalSTRS defines new and next generation managers as those raising their first, second or third institutional funds. Invesco will invest the fund over a five-year period, in buyouts, venture capital and other p.e. funds across a spectrum of stages and industry sectors.
“We have worked with the Invesco Private Capital team during the past three years, and I have worked with general partner Mary Kelley specifically for more than eight years.” said Christopher Ailman, CalSTRS’ chief investment officer. “Invesco will extend our reach and give new and emerging private equity firms direct access to CalSTRS capital.”
Sep 22 2014 | 4:15pm ET
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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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