Ohio Public Employees Retirement System

Ohio Public Employees goes with Aksia as hedge fund consultant

Ohio Public Employees’ Retirement System hired Aksia as hedge fund consultant.

December 08, 2014 | 02:49 pm

Ohio PERS launches midcap, high-yield searches totaling $5.3 billion

Ohio Public Employees Retirement System is searching for active domestic midcap equity managers to run a total of about $2.7 billion and active domestic high-yield bond managers to run a total of...

October 03, 2014 | 01:58 pm

Ohio Public Employees issues call for hedge fund consultant

Ohio Public Employees’ Retirement System, Columbus, is searching for a hedge fund consultant, said Michael Pramik, spokesman, in an e-mail.

July 18, 2014 | 02:46 pm

Ohio PERS taps Aberdeen for $850 million emerging markets debt allocation

Ohio Public Employees Retirement System hired Aberdeen Asset Management to run about $850 million in active emerging markets debt.

April 17, 2014 | 02:57 pm
Private equity only part of Safeway merger story

Private equity only part of Safeway merger story

Safeway Inc.'s pending $9.6 billion merger with Albertsons might be as much a real estate play as it is a private equity deal, but the real estate angle won't be revealed right away.

March 31, 2014

Ohio PERS swims with BlueBay for $840 million in emerging markets debt

Ohio Public Employees Retirement System hired BlueBay Asset Management to run $840 million in active emerging markets debt.

March 20, 2014 | 03:09 pm

Ohio PERS invests $375 million with hedge funds

Ohio Public Employees Retirement System, Columbus, invested $50 million in BHR Master Fund, an opportunistic, value-oriented, event-driven hedge fund managed by BHR Capital.

February 21, 2014 | 03:15 pm

Ohio Public Employees selects Permal, Chatham funds

Ohio Public Employees Retirement System, Columbus, committed $100 million to Permal Ohio Midwest Partners II, a private equity fund of funds.

December 20, 2013 | 04:13 pm

Ohio Public Employees commits $250 million to GI Partners fund

Ohio Public Employees' Retirement System committed $250 million to GI Partners IV, a middle-market corporate buyout fund.

September 20, 2013 | 12:25 pm

Ohio PERS' DC plan manager departs

Eric Sanderson, defined contribution plan manager at the Ohio Public Employees Retirement System, left the retirement system.

September 11, 2013 | 12:54 pm

Ohio PERS looking for senior portfolio manager in U.S. equity

Ohio Public Employees Retirement System is searching for a senior portfolio manager, U.S. active equity.

August 29, 2013 | 01:58 pm

Ohio Public Employees picks 3 alternative investment funds

Ohio Public Employees Retirement System, Columbus, committed $350 million to Lexington Co-Investment Partners III, a third-party co-investment fund managed by Lexington Partners.

August 23, 2013 | 03:17 pm

Ohio PERS earmarks $325 million for 3 alternatives funds

Ohio Public Employees' Retirement System, Columbus, made a total of $325 million in new commitments and investments.

July 19, 2013 | 12:47 pm

Ohio Employees signs AQR Capital for global TAA

Ohio Public Employees Retirement System, Columbus, hired AQR Capital Management to run $300 million in global tactical asset allocation strategies.

June 21, 2013 | 04:12 pm

Ohio PERS commits to HgCapital private equity fund

Ohio Public Employees Retirement System committed $200 million to HgCapital 7.

May 17, 2013 | 03:06 pm