Wednesday, 1 October 2014
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May 1 2008 | 2:00am ET
The $670 million Plymouth County Retirement Association has issued a request for proposals from fund of hedge funds managers for a mandate of up to $35 million. Separate account managers need not apply.
Some key requirements for prospective managers include at least five years’ performance history, registration with the Securities and Exchange Commission and at least $400 million in assets under management as of March 31.
Submissions for the RFP, which can be accessed on Wainright Investment Counsel’s Web site, is May 7. Plymouth’s board has until March 31, 2009, to either choose a firm or firms, or determine that none will be selected.
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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