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Kern County sets up to $60 million for credit fund

Kern County Employees' Retirement Association, Bakersfield, Calif., committed $50 million to $60 million to H.I.G. Bayside Loan Opportunities Fund V, a special situations credit fund managed by H.I.G. Capital, said Dominic Brown, acting executive director, in an email.

The $4 billion pension fund is allocating the commitment into its hedge fund portfolio. The current hedge fund allocation is 10%, Mr. Brown said.

Private markets consultant Albourne America assisted.