Thursday, 2 October 2014
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Jul 17 2008 | 8:29am ET
The New Hampshire Retirement System has found its alternatives consultant. The $6 billion pension plan’s investment committee voted to retain New England Pension Consultants to help develop its alternatives portfolio.
New England Pension Consultants beat out Cliffwater, Ennis Knupp + Associates and Pension Consulting Alliance for the new mandate.
The consultant will help shape the plan’s investments in private equity; absolute return strategies; natural resources and commodities. The NHRS alternative investment allocation policy target is 10%.
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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