Real Assets

Private Equity
Pennsylvania University Pursues Energy Investments
11.06.19

A Pennsylvania-based university is pursuing renewable energy investments.

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Asset Study/Review
Southern University System Slowly Transitioning To New Target Asset Allocation
10.30.19

A Southern university system is slowly transitioning its endowment to a new target asset allocation approved in the second quarter.

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Alternatives
West Coast Plan Approves Private Markets Implementation Plan
10.28.19

A West Coast county plan approves private markets implementation plan.

Hedge Funds
Texas Plan Approves Global Macro Search, Narrows Debt Search
10.25.19

A pension plan in Texas approved a search for global macro managers at a meeting this week.

Alternatives
Midwest Plan Approves Alternative Risk Premia, Systematic Trend Following Hires
10.24.19

A Midwestern plan approved hires in its searches for alternative risk premia and systematic trend following managers.

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Trends
MLP Pipeline Drying Up: The Rise And Demise Of Master Limited Partnerships
10.22.19

Pension plans are beginning to dump Master Limited Partnerships (MLPs) after losing patience with an asset class that largely has not lived up to expectations.

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Real Assets
Midwest Plan Posts Infrastructure, Real Estate RFPs
10.15.19

A Midwestern pension trust has issued RFPs for both infrastructure and real estate managers.

Real Assets
Southern Fund Approves Energy, RE Commitments
10.09.19

A Southern based fund approved energy and real estate commitments at its August board meeting.

MRI/Social Investments
Minnesota College Adopts Policy On Energy Investments
10.09.19

A Minnesota college’s board of trustees approved new policy for energy-related investments.

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Infrastructure
West Coast Plan Slates Infrastructure Mgr. Search
10.08.19

A West Coast pension plan is in the midst of an infrastructure search to fill a potential allocation to the asset class.

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