Saturday, 20 September 2014
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Nov 15 2006 | 3:28pm ET
The $25 billion Arizona State Retirement System is on the lookout for a private equity consultant, following its approval last month of a 5% allocation to the asset class.
Would-be applicants for the five-year contract are required to have five years’ experience advising on p.e. investments, and three institutional clients or $50 million in p.e. assets under management, among other requirements.
A request for proposals is available on ASRS’ Web site (http://www.azasrs.gov/). Submissions are due Nov. 21.
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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