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El Paso fire and police plan commits to GSO fund

El Paso (Texas) Firemen & Policemen Pension Fund committed $8.5 million to GSO Capital Solutions Fund III, said Tyler C. Grossman, executive director of the $1.25 billion pension fund, in an email.

The distressed debt fund is managed by GSO Capital Partners.

The pension fund previously committed $2 million to predecessor fund GSO Capital Solutions Fund I in 2009.

The commitment will fall under the pension fund's private equity portfolio, which has a 10% target.