Sunday, 29 March 2015
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Mar 10 2006 | 12:00am ET
The $397 million New Orleans Employees Retirement System has hired 14 hedge fund managers to handle a total of $10.75 million.
Jerry Davis, chairman, said the plan decided to directly invest with 14 managers to test various strategies and would likely invest further with managers in strategies that perform well. He declined to name the managers while he is in contract negotiations.
Mar 9 2015 | 6:35am ET
As more investors look to diversify, many are beginning to use retirement funds to invest in alternative assets such as private equity and real estate. Kelly Rodriques, CEO & President of PENSCO Trust Company, explains how companies can connect with those looking to use their retirement accounts in a different way. Read more…
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…