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Hedge Fund Titan Warns U.K. Pension Crisis Is Just The Start

For one of the world’s largest hedge funds, the U.K. pension fund crisis is just the start as central banks around the world raise interest rates and turn off quantitative easing.

10.18.22
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The LPs Making The Biggest Known Commitments To Secondaries Funds

Cathay Life Insurance tops the list of the largest investors in secondaries, committing $2.42bn to funds with vintages between 2016 and 2022.

10.18.22
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Who Blew Up Britain’s Pension Funds?

A crisis probably was inevitable after a decade of too-low interest rates.

10.13.22
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If You Think U.S. Pensions Are Safe, Just Wait

The US economy has been built around low interest rates. As rates rise, so will the fallout.

10.11.22
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N.J. Could Divest Its $92 Billion Pension Fund From Fossil Fuels. What It Means Financially And For Climate Change.

New Jersey would join a growing list of states to divest its pension fund from fossil fuel companies if a long-stalled bill passes.

10.07.22
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Carlyle Tests Market With What Could Be A Bellwether Secondaries Sale

The process, known as a tender offer, is among several options GPs have to deliver liquidity back to LPs at a time when distributions and fundraising are slowing.

10.06.22
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Lazard On The Continued Appetite For Industrial Assets

Amid rising uncertainty, institutional investors are moving towards defensive sectors like industrial, according to James Jacobs, head of real estate for Lazard’s private capital advisory group.

10.06.22
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Young Versus Old Will Define Fight Over Public Pensions

The market rout is exposing the vulnerability of the US public pension system. Inflation and the tight labor market will force the worst-hit states into some hard decisions.

10.06.22
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Co-Investment Under Pressure

Co-investment brings benefits to both GPs and LPs, but unless tensions are resolved, there is a real risk that it could be regulated out of the market.

10.04.22
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Brightwood Announces Appointment Of Kristan O’Connor As Managing Director

This news comes on the heels of Brightwood expanding its Risk and Underwriting groups this past April with the appointment of Frederick Jelks and Chris Halajian.

09.29.22