Friday, 19 September 2014
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Mar 31 2006 | 12:00am ET
The $965 million Idaho Endowment Fund Investment Board will review its asset mix in the fall and may consider investing in additional asset classes, including alternatives.
Larry Johnson, manager of investments, said the endowment expects to hire an investment officer next month. “After we hire someone we can sit down and take a look at our asset mix and we will consider everything, including hedge funds.” The fund currently does not have an alternatives allocation.
Aug 25 2014 | 11:21am ET
As many of you know, FINalternatives was recently acquired by the owners of Futures magazine, a firm called The Alpha Pages LLC. Today marks the soft-launch of a new sister site for both publications. As its name suggests, The Alpha Pages will cover all types of alternative investments, going far beyond the more well-known ones such as hedge funds and private equity. Read more…
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