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Real Estate Hedge Funds Alternatives
Louisiana Fund Interested In Hedge Funds & Timberland
The $1.4 billion Louisiana Municipal Police Employees Retirement System is interested in investing
05.18.06
Industry News
Mellon To Purchase Scottish Firm
Mellon Financial Corporation is in the process of purchasing Walter Scott & Partners, an Edinburgh,
05.18.06
Industry News
Report: Pensions Not Heavily Invested In Hedge Funds
Pension funds are investing only a small portion of their assets in hedge funds, according to a
05.18.06
Emerging/Diverse Managers
Maryland Readies RFP For Emerging Manager-of-Managers
The $34.6 billion Maryland State Retirement & Pension System will issue an RFP for an emerging
05.17.06
People
Arden Hires Former Deutsche Bank Director
Fund-of-hedge fund manager Arden Asset Management has hired Barry Friedson to serve as chief
05.17.06
Industry News
Voyageur Forms New Equity Investment Team
Voyageur Asset Management has formed an equity investment team which will manage small-cap core,
05.17.06
Real Estate
MassPRIM Looking To Invest In ETIs
The $41 billion Massachusetts Pension Reserves Investment Management (PRIM) Board is looking to
05.16.06
Domestic Equity Small-Cap
Mass. Fund Seeks Small-Cap Core
The $245 million Newton (Mass.) Retirement Board has issued an RFP for a small-cap core manager to
05.16.06
Alternatives
Seattle Seeks Information On PIPE Funds
The $1.9 billion Seattle City Employees Retirement System is seeking information on PIPE funds,
05.16.06
People
Kentucky CIO Departs
John Krimmel, cio of the Kentucky Retirement System, has left the plan. William Hanes, executive
05.16.06