May 20 2008 | 9:40am ET
The $11 billion Chicago Public School Teachers Pension & Retirement Fund is making its first foray into hedge funds, via funds of hedge funds.
The fund is looking to commit $300 million to fund of hedge funds managers based on recommendations by its consultant, Mercer. A source familiar with the search said Mercer is presenting a list of multi-strategy fund of hedge funds shops to the pension fund next month.
Mar 10 2014 | 11:33am ET
A huge thank you to all of the people who helped make last Thursday’s HFC NY Open Your Heart to the Children Benefit such a success. The charity gala raised nearly $2 million to prevent and treat child abuse in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut. Read more…