Public pensions

New York State Teachers commits to 2 private equity managers

The New York State Teachers’ Retirement System made several private equity commitments and closings, said information prepared for Wednesday’s quarterly board meeting.

August 02, 2016 | 04:00 pm

Wilshire TUCS: Corporate DB records best quarterly, yearly gains among tepid returns

The Wilshire Trust Universe Comparison Service returned a median 1.89% in the second quarter of 2016, up from 1.13% in the first quarter.

August 02, 2016 | 12:53 pm

Tulare County narrows search for private credit manager

Tulare County Employees' Retirement Association named Silver Creek Capital Management and TPG as finalists in its search for one or more private credit managers.

August 02, 2016 | 03:08 pm
Florida Retirement System tops benchmark with 0.61% for fiscal year

Florida Retirement System tops benchmark with 0.61% for fiscal year

Florida Retirement System returned a preliminary net 0.61% in the fiscal year ended June 30, 71 basis points above its benchmark.

August 02, 2016 | 03:02 pm
MassPRIM returns 2.3% for fiscal year

MassPRIM returns 2.3% for fiscal year

Massachusetts Pension Reserves Investment Management Board returned 2.3% in the fiscal year ended June 30.

August 02, 2016 | 01:52 pm

Texas County & District targets $50 million for real estate fund

Texas County & District Retirement System committed $50 million to Harrison Street Real Estate Partners VI-A.

August 02, 2016 | 01:03 pm
InvestorForce universes return median 1.77% in quarter; flat for 1-year period

InvestorForce universes return median 1.77% in quarter; flat for 1-year period

The median net return of MSCI's InvestorForce Plan Universes was 1.77% during the second quarter of 2016. The median gross return over the period was 1.86%.

August 02, 2016 | 11:00 am

Florida taps 9 managers for almost $800 million

Florida State Board of Administration committed or invested a total $796 million to nine managers, including $200 million to the Varde Fund XII (C), a distressed debt fund managed by Varde...

August 01, 2016 | 03:43 pm

New Mexico commits $70 million to private equity, real assets funds

New Mexico Educational Retirement Board committed $50 million to private equity fund Lightyear Fund IV and $20 million to real asset fund Conservation Forestry Capital IV.

August 01, 2016 | 03:31 pm

Colorado Fire & Police allocates $40 million to alts funds

Colorado Fire & Police Pension Association committed $40 million total to two alternatives funds.

August 01, 2016 | 04:26 pm
Dallas Police & Fire returns -12.6% in 2015

Dallas Police & Fire returns -12.6% in 2015

Dallas Police & Fire Pension System returned a net -12.6% for the fiscal year ended Dec. 31, said the $2.8 billion retirement system's annual report.

August 01, 2016 | 04:13 pm

Ohio School Employees enrolls with GSA

Ohio School Employees Retirement System made a direct hedge fund investment of $50 million in GSA QMS Fund.

August 01, 2016 | 11:52 am

Idaho sets $50 million for Kohlberg fund

Idaho Public Employee Retirement System committed $50 million to Kohlberg Investors VIII, a middle-market buyout fund managed by Kohlberg & Co., said an investment report e-mailed by ...

August 01, 2016 | 01:40 pm
Oklahoma Teachers fund misses benchmark for fiscal year

Oklahoma Teachers fund misses benchmark for fiscal year

Oklahoma Teachers' Retirement System returned -2.4% net of fees for the fiscal year ended June 30, below its 0.6% benchmark return.

August 01, 2016 | 10:48 am
Japan's GPIF: Fiscal year investment loss of 3.81% softened by JGB gains

Japan's GPIF: Fiscal year investment loss of 3.81% softened by JGB gains

Japan's Government Pension Investment Fund reported a 3.81% loss Friday for its latest fiscal year, stung by stock market volatility at home and abroad, and a stronger yen.

July 29, 2016 | 05:54 am