Private Equity

Asset Study/Review
Great Plains Fund Approves A/A; Advances Oil & Gas Hedging Program Considerations

The fund approved a new strategic asset allocation to continue to move its assets toward an endowment style portfolio with private markets investment exposure.

07.07.22
MRI/Social Investments
Midwest University Creates Venture Fund As Part Of New Endowment

The university is creating a sizeable endowment to support scholarships for disadvantaged students that also includes a venture fund for student and alumni entrepreneurs.

07.07.22
Private Equity
Texas Plan Adds PE Buyout Commitment

The plan approved a re-up commitment of up to $20 million in May.

07.06.22
People
Arsenal Capital Partners Adds Operating Partner

He will join the New York-based firm’s industrial growth team.

07.06.22
Consultant/OCIO/Discretionary
Illinois Plan Issues General Consultant RFP; DC, Real Assets Consultant Searches On Deck

All three searches are being conducted due to the contract expirations of the incumbent providers.

07.05.22
Private Equity
Texas Plan Adds VC Commitment

Plan committed to firm’s fourth fund after previously committing to each preceding fund.

07.01.22
Industry News
Shore Closes Second Food & Beverage Fund

Shore Capital Partners Food and Beverage Fund II closed with $292 million in commitments.

06.30.22
Asset Study/Review
Southern Plan Adds New A/A Targets, U.S. Mid-Cap Value Equity Mgr.

Plan introduced private credit and private infrastructure target allocations and hired a domestic mid-cap value equity manager to replace its existing mandate with Wellington Management Company this week.

06.30.22
People
Levine Leichtman Names Europe Head

He will be responsible for managing the European investment team as well as the origination of new investment opportunities, investment due diligence and portfolio management.

06.30.22
Alternatives
Texas Plan Adds PE, Infrastructure Commitments

Plan disclosed three May commitments totaling $140 million.

06.29.22