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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
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Pension Funds Fixate On Climate Change

Managers of pension funds are anticipating a rise in investment complexity and have an increased focus on climate change.

09.22.22
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Governor Lamont Says Today’s Historic $2.8 Billion Special Pension Payment Is One Of The Strongest Fiscal Stability Moves Connecticut Has Made In A Generation

State Comptroller Natalie Braswell’s office is transferring $3.1 billion of Connecticut’s operating surplus into the budget reserve fund.

09.22.22
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Wilshire Launches New Global Index Series

New FT Wilshire Global Equity Market Series captures global investment opportunities with greater precision.

09.22.22
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How Emerging Market Impact Funds Can Reverse The Curse Of Low (Return) Expectations

Private investment is needed to lift billions out of poverty, create jobs, improve the environment, adapt to the effects of climate change and to fill gaps in provision of education, healthcare and financial services. Yet in these markets impact investing is farthest from its potential.

09.22.22