Tuesday, 21 October 2014
Last updated 2 hours ago
Jan 13 2006 | 8:23pm ET
The $32 billion Los Angeles County Employees Retirement Association was expected to approve a $250 million externally-managed private equity co-investment program at its board meeting on Wednesday.
The fund will be interviewing finalists Fisher Lynch Capital, Merrill Lynch Investment Managers Private Equity Partners and Morgan Stanley Alternative Investment Partners at the its Feb. 22 investment board meeting.
Chris Wagner, senior investment officer at the plan, did not return calls seeking further information.
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…
Most traders agree that proper risk management is the key to successful trading. However, many traders depend on the deeply flawed measure of standard deviation as a benchmark of risk. Here we put it ...