Wednesday, 22 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
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