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Jan 13 2006 | 8:24pm ET
The $1.4 billion Louisiana School Employees Retirement System received an education on alternatives at its Jan. 9 investment committee meeting.
Julia LeBlanc, cio, said recommendations will be discussed at the plan's full board meeting on Feb. 13. She said the board has not decided what specific strategies it may look at. The plan does not currently have an alternatives allocation.
The education is part of a study the plan conducts every 18 months.
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…
Commodities/Futures magazine launched at the precipice of a revolution in the futures industry—really a revolution in the idea of risk management—that would move it from a small niche industry to ...