University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, hired Kiltearn Partners to run $100 million in actively managed global value equity for the university's $8.5 billion long-term endowment pool.
July 19, 2013 | 02:33 pm
Ohio Public Employees' Retirement System, Columbus, made a total of $325 million in new commitments and investments.
July 19, 2013 | 12:47 pm
Opportunities in health-care investing through hedge funds, private equity funds and long-only equity strategies seem to be drawing increasing interest from institutional investors. But not all areas ...
July 16, 2013 | 11:10 am
Venture capital returns have struggled vs. publicly traded small cap stocks over the past decade. One-year returns of 7.2% for the Cambridge Associates U.S. Venture Capital index were dwarfed by the...
July 15, 2013 | 04:07 pm
Florida State Board of Administration, Tallahassee, allocated $1.065 billion to seven investment programs, including hiring Magellan Financial Group to manage $490 million in long-...
July 10, 2013 | 04:24 pm
SEC commissioners on Wednesday removed a long-standing ban on general solicitation and advertising by hedge fund managers and other issuers of private offerings.
July 10, 2013 | 11:29 am
New York State Common Retirement Fund, Albany, committed $50 million to Softbank Capital Technology New York Fund II.
July 09, 2013 | 03:11 pm
Preliminary data released Monday by Preqin reveal private equity firms raised a total of $122 billion during the second quarter of 2013. That amount is the highest since the fourth quarter of 2008,...
July 01, 2013 | 12:27 pm
Donald T. Pascal was promoted to president of Commonfund Capital, the private equity, venture capital and natural resources investment management unit of manager-of-managers firm Commonfund.
July 01, 2013 | 12:56 pm
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, committed a total of $73 million from the university's $8.5 billion long-term endowment pool to four alternative investment funds.
June 21, 2013 | 01:13 pm
Bobby Franklin was named president and CEO of the National Venture Capital Association.
June 18, 2013 | 02:53 pm
Texas County & District Retirement System committed a total of $155 million to alternative investment managers, bringing the system's April commitments to $255 million.
May 02, 2013 | 02:10 pm
Houston Firefighters' Relief & Retirement Fund committed $20 million each to Lone Star VIII, a private equity distressed debt fund, and Horsley Bridge X Venture, a...
April 23, 2013 | 03:55 pm
U.S. venture capital firms invested $5.9 billion in 863 deals in the first quarter of 2013, a 12% drop in the amount of capital invested in portfolio companies and a decline of 13% in the number of...
April 22, 2013 | 03:18 pm
While U.S. venture capital raised the most funds since the first quarter of 2012, the industry saw its worst investment quarter since Q1 2010, according to Dow Jones VentureSource's quarterly report, ...