Baring Private Equity Asia closed its Baring Asia Private Equity Fund VI at about $4 billion, a record amount for the Hong Kong-based firm and up 60% from the prior fund it closed in 2011.
February 25, 2015 | 12:20 pm
Kentucky Retirement Systems hired State Street Global Markets as a transition manager, and terminated PIMCO and Pyramis Global Advisors because of personnel changes at the money...
February 25, 2015 | 04:24 pm
Pennsylvania Public School Employees’ Retirement System committed a total of about $485 million to four private equity funds, documents from the $52 billion pension fund show.
February 25, 2015 | 04:15 pm
Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission hired three managers to run global tactical asset allocation, hedge fund-of-funds and real estate strategies for its $300 million retiree medical trust.
February 25, 2015 | 04:02 pm
Caisse de Depot et Placement du Quebec on Wednesday reported a 12% investment return in 2014, generating C$23.3 billion (US$18.7 billion) in net assets.
February 25, 2015 | 03:25 pm
Oklahoma Police Pension & Retirement System approved a total of $22.5 million in private equity commitments.
February 25, 2015 | 01:34 pm
Los Angeles City Employees’ Retirement System officials plan to issue an RFP at the end of this year for a manager to run $114 million in a U.S. small-cap equity emerging manager fund-of-funds...
February 25, 2015 | 11:04 am
The New Jersey Pension and Health Benefit Study Commission recommended freezing the $76.8 billion New Jersey Pension Fund and creating a new cash balance plan for current and future participants.
February 24, 2015 | 04:19 pm
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie proposed a fiscal year 2016 budget Tuesday that cuts a promised pension payment by more than half a day after a judge ruled he must contribute an additional $1.6...
February 24, 2015 | 12:26 pm
Denver Employees Retirement Plan committed $25 million to Contrarian Distressed Real Estate Debt Fund III, managed by Contrarian Capital Management.
February 24, 2015 | 03:49 pm
Nashville (Tenn.) & Davidson County Metropolitan Government Employee Benefit Trust Fund committed $50 million to Oaktree Opportunities Fund X, a distressed debt fund managed by Oaktree...
February 24, 2015 | 04:07 pm
New Britain, Conn., is searching for an investment consultant for its Firemen’s Pension Plan and Police Benefit Fund.
February 24, 2015 | 03:52 pm
Ohio Public Employees Retirement System plans to search for a general investment consultant and an alternatives investment consultant in the fall of 2015.
February 24, 2015 | 03:45 pm
El Paso (Texas) Firemen & Policemen Pension Fund committed $8 million to Insight Venture Partners Growth-Buyout Co-Investment Fund, pending legal review.
February 24, 2015 | 03:35 pm
The Kentucky House of Representatives passed a bill to issue $3.3 billion in pension obligation bonds in fiscal year 2015-2016 to improve the funding of the Kentucky Teachers’ Retirement System.