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  • April 23, 2017
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    Emerging Manager Awards 2017

    April 6, 2017

    The seven winners of the 11th Annual Emerging Manager Awards have been selected. This year’s winners include a repeat winner in the fixed-income asset class and several winners that have been finalists in the past but had not yet taken home the award.
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    Lombardia Int’l Equity Team Joining American Century

    April 6, 2017

    The international equity team of Lombardia Capital Partners has been acquired by American Century Investments.
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    CalPERS Appoints New Director For Emerging Mgr. Program

    April 6, 2017

    Clinton L. Stevenson joined the $307 billion California Public Employees’ Retirement System as the investment director of the investment management engagement programs (IMEP) this month, Spokeswoman Megan White confirmed, in an e-mail.
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    Launches

    Solstein Launches Long-Only International Equity Strategy

    April 6, 2017

    Global value equity manager Solstein Capital is finding itself at a watershed moment as it incorporates both the launch of a long-only international equity strategy and the establishment of a new advisory board.
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    Alternatives

    Homestead Capital Grows Farmland Investment Business

    April 6, 2017

    Homestead Capital knows how to plant seeds and see them grow as an investor focusing on farmland, so it is no surprise that the firm was able to cultivate relationships with institutional investors early on.
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    Real Estate Firm Takes Distinct Approach To Investor Discretion, Fees

    April 6, 2017

    APPA Real Estate has taken a unique approach to real estate that looks to ease investors’ concerns around allocating to a first-time fund and fees.
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    CalSTRS Discloses International Equity Emerging Managers

    April 6, 2017

    The $196.4 billion California State Teachers Retirement System has disclosed the underlying international equity managers within its developing managers program.
    The plan has nearly $1.4 billion allocated to international developed markets strategies through managers-of-managers FIS Group, Leading Edge Investment Advisors and Progress Investment Management Company.
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    Maryland Finalizes Contracts With MoMs In Program Realignment

    April 6, 2017

    The $46.3 billion Maryland State Retirement & Pension System has finalized contracts with all five selected emerging managers-of-managers as it completes its emerging manager program overhaul, CIO Andy Palmer said.


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    Sources: NYC Retirement Systems Axe Progress For Public Equity

    April 6, 2017

    The $169.8 billion New York City Retirement Systems has terminated Progress Investment Management Company from its domestic equity manager-of-managers allocations as part of a re-structuring of its emerging manager program, multiple sources confirmed.
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    Industry News

    LACERA Selects New CIO

    April 6, 2017

    The $49.6 billion Los Angeles County (Calif.) Employees Retirement Association has hired Jonathan Grabel as its new cio, multiple sources have confirmed.
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