Profiles
Yale CIO David Swensen Remembered By Colleagues As More Than Renowned Investor

An imposing figure standing over six feet tall with an authoritative voice, David Swensen had a penchant for forging his own trail, whether it be on his Killingworth, Conn. property or within his philosophy and approach to investing Yale University’s endowment. Swensen, 67, died last week after an almost decade long battle with cancer.

05.13.21
Fixed-Income
New England Plan Seeking Unconstrained Bond Manager

The plan is conducting the search for diversification purposes.

05.13.21
Alternatives
West Coast Plan Makes Three Private Markets Commitments

The plan made commitments to one new manager and existing managers.

05.13.21
Multi-Asset/Investment Advisor
Texas City Seeks Investment Advisor

A Texan city is searching for a firm to provide non-discretionary management for its portfolio.

05.13.21
Multi-Asset/Investment Advisor
Rocky Mountain City Posts Investment Advisor RFP

The city is seeking an investment advisor for its two deferred compensation plans.

05.13.21
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Domestic Equity
Eaton Vance V.P. To Retire

His fund management duties will be assumed by other portfolio managers.

05.13.21
People
AEA Investors Adds Growth Co-Heads To Team

Their team will pursue growth investment opportunities in tech-enabled, software and healthcare services companies.

05.13.21
In The News
SIFMA Partners With Texas Southern University On Diverse Talent Pipeline Resource: SIFMA Invest!

The SIFMA Invest! program and virtual platform offers students enrolled at TSU a myriad of educational, industry research and career development opportunities for those interested in pursuing a career in financial services.

SIFMA
Deerpath Capital Closes Fifth Fund With $1.1 Billion In Commitments

Combined with debt financing raised for certain levered vehicles with the Fund, Deerpath raised over $2 Billion in total capital available for deployment for the Fund.

PR Newswire
Hedge Funds Start To See Inflows After Big Drawdowns In 2020

Global investors have turned net buyers of hedge funds in recent months, data showed, attracted by their strong gains and the prospects of higher market volatility as countries recover unevenly from the pandemic.

Reuters
Topwater Hard Closes Fund After Investment From Top Five Endowment

Topwater Capital, a division of Leucadia Asset Management, today announced a strategic partnership and investment from one of the five largest Endowments in the U.S.

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