Teacher Retirement System of Texas
Institutional investors are increasing their interest in emerging money managers as they seek diversity and new talent for their roster.
February 23, 2015
A number of institutional investors say they have emerging manager investment programs — not for social justice purposes, but because it’s a good way to diversify their portfolios.
February 23, 2015 | 12:01 am
Blackstone Group has begun investing capital from its second energy fund, Blackstone Energy Partners II, which is “effectively closed” with $4.5 billion.
February 23, 2015 | 01:00 pm
Teacher Retirement System of Texas officials plan an all-out campaign to make the $132 billion pension fund more attractive to the world's choicest — and biggest — principal investment...
February 18, 2015 | 10:04 am
Texas Teacher Retirement System is developing a strategic investment plan for oil and energy this year.
February 12, 2015 | 03:20 pm
Texas Teacher Retirement System, Austin, committed a total of $2.36 billion to 16 private market funds and co-investment vehicles in the quarter ended Dec. 31, a transaction report provided to...
January 26, 2015 | 04:08 pm
Officials at the $129 billion Teacher Retirement System of Texas, Austin, are gearing up to manage about $3.4 billion in a risk-parity approach in-house, making it one of the few pension funds to...
December 08, 2014
Texas Teacher Retirement System committed $200 million to BSREP CARS Co-Invest Pooling fund.
November 26, 2014 | 02:07 pm
Cheryl Lynette Hines will join the Texas Teacher Retirement System on Dec. 1 as director of the $129 billion fund's emerging managers program.
November 20, 2014 | 03:58 pm
Texas Teacher Retirement System committed a total of $755 million to five private market funds in the quarter ended Sept. 30, a transaction report provided to Pensions & Investments showed.
November 19, 2014 | 03:07 pm
Texas Teacher Retirement System had the best 10-year annualized private equity returns among public pension funds for the end of fiscal year 2013, a report from the Private Equity Growth Capital...
October 15, 2014 | 04:04 pm
In the three-year period ended June 30, directional hedge funds generated annualized alpha of 4.6 percentage points – the highest of any portfolio in the Teacher Retirement System of Texas'...
September 22, 2014 | 04:01 pm
Texas Teacher Retirement System adopted a new strategic asset allocation at its board meeting Thursday that raises the allocation to private markets, adds a 5% allocation to risk-parity strategies,...
September 19, 2014 | 04:10 pm
Texas Teacher Retirement System committed a total of $2.1 billion to 17 private market funds in the quarter ended June 30.
September 18, 2014 | 01:50 pm
The growing popularity of direct investment and co-investment in private equity and private equity real estate is threatening to change the general partner-limited partner relationship.