Thursday, 24 July 2014
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Mar 25 2008 | 11:53am ET
The $77.7 billion New Jersey Division of Investment is looking to allocate a further $1 billion to a pair of hedge funds and five private equity funds.
The Garden State’s investment council is considering a $100 million commitment to activist hedge fund Knight Vinke Institutional Partners II and $100 million to Marathon Special Opportunities Fund, a low-volatility global distressed-securities offering.
On the p.e. front, New Jersey is committing $400 million to the CSFB/NJDI Investment Fund, a separate account mandate with Credit Suisse to source and commit $200 million to buyout funds located in North America raising $1 billion or less. New Jersey is also committing $100 million to another joint venture with CS dubbed the CS/NJDI Emerging Opportunities Fund II, a separate account that will make commitments in small and/or “emerging” buyout and venture capital funds.
In addition, New Jersey is committing $200 million to NJHL European Buyout Investment Fund III, a separate account was established with Hamilton Lane to invest in large international corporate finance/ buyout funds with significant investment exposure to European based companies. Lastly, the pension fund is committing €106.25 million (US$163 million) to AnaCap Financial Partners, a U.K.-based middle-market buyout fund.
Jul 8 2014 | 10:48am ET
The surge in derivatives regulation is among the most complex challenges facing the financial services industry today. Northern Trust’s Joshua Satten recently spoke with FINalternatives to share insights into the challenges presented by new regulation and explore how the industry is responding. Read more…