Emerging/Diverse Managers
New York Fund Issues Emerging MoM RFP

The fund is looking for emerging managers-of-managers to handle domestic small-cap and large-cap equity portfolios.

Midwest Plan Makes Commitments

A Midwestern plan approved three commitments at its investment committee meeting last week.

Asset Study/Review
Northeast Plan Approves Asset Allocation

Plan approved a new asset allocation as continues work toward separating its assets from the state’s division of investment.

Goldman Sachs Snags MacKay Shields MD

She will help co-manage several strategies starting next year.

Real Estate
Texas Plan Approves Value-Add RE Commitments

Plan added $40 million in value-add real estate commitments last week to help reach its 15% target to the overall asset class.

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Non-U.S. & Global Equity
Va. Plan Terminates Int’l Equity Mgrs.

The plan terminated two of its international equity managers last month.

International / Global / EAFE / Emerging Markets
Mid-Atlantic Plan Discloses Public Equity, Private Market Hires

The plan hired two emerging markets equity managers and approved three private markets fund commitments.

In The News
Ray Dalio’s Bridgewater Raises $1.25 Billion For Its Largest China Fund Yet

The action catapults the hedge-fund firm into the ranks of the biggest foreign managers of private funds in the world’s second-largest economy.

The Wall Street Journal
BlueBay Launches ESG-Focused Multi-Asset Credit Fund

The Article 8 fund offers a higher yield than most of its competitors by increasing its credit risk, Citywire Selector can reveal.

Citywire Selector
Polar Capital Hits £25 Billion As Emerging Market Fund Stars

Strong inflows into Polar Emerging Markets Stars fund offset the turn in sentiment towards its flagship tech strategy.

Citywire UK
NY Urged To Launch Endowment For Public Universities

New York is facing calls from faculty to boost the state’s public university system by launching a university endowment — a step dozens of other states have taken.

New Haven Register

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