Monday, 25 May 2015
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Jun 25 2008 | 9:40am ET
The $17.2 billion Indiana Public Employees Retirement Fund has issued a request for proposals for a hedge fund consultant to help the plan boost its alternatives portfolio.
The fund is looking for a consultant to help develop a direct and fund of hedge funds program on a non-discretionary basis. The consultant will work with the plan’s general consultant, Mercer Investment Consulting, to develop new hedge fund investment policies, and source, conduct due diligence on, and recommend managers to the plan’s board.
Interested firms must have a minimum of three years experience advising pension funds and maintain or have access to a database of domestic and international managers. The term of the contract is five years.
The deadline for the RFP, which can be accessed from the plan’s Web site, is July 8.
Mar 20 2015 | 12:45pm ET
StreetWise Partners, a non-profit organization that works with low-income individuals to help them overcome employment barriers, raised over $275,000 at the 2015 Raising the Ante Charity Poker Tournament and Casino Event last Wednesday evening at Capitale. Here are some photos from the event. Read more…