• August 31, 2016
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    Ill. Plan Posts MWDBE Real Estate RFP

    August 17, 2016

    A $9.6 billion Illinois-based pension plan has issued its RFP for minority-, women- and disabled-owned real estate managers.
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    Allegheny County ATU Plan Eyes Emerging Mgrs.

    August 4, 2016

    The $649 million Port Authority of Allegheny County (Pa.) Retirement and Disability Allowance Plan for ATU Local 85 is considering establishing an emerging manager program.
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    Herndon Capital Shakes Up Staff Amid Continued Decline In Assets

    August 4, 2016

    Herndon Capital Management has seen its president depart amid an overall reduction of staff brought on by a decrease in client accounts, the firm informed clients last month.
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    Brexit Impacts Q2 Returns For Int’l Equity

    August 4, 2016

    Just 28 of 62 international equity managers posted above benchmark returns in the second quarter as the United Kingdom’s decision to exit the European Union just days before the quarter-end impacted the markets.
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    Paper Eyes Diverse Manager Engagement

    August 4, 2016

    A soon-to-be released white paper on foundation engagement of diverse asset managers may provide unique insights on the barriers to allocations by those investors, if the initial findings are any indication.
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    OMT Capital Management Closes

    August 4, 2016

    Emerging manager OMT Capital Management has closed.
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    Accounting Firm Launches ‘Success’ Program For Emerging Managers

    August 4, 2016

    Accounting and tax firm Grassi & Co. has launched a program to provide emerging managers with access to service providers required at launch and during initial growth stages.
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    Former StepStone Group Partner Launches PE Firm Sweetwater

    August 4, 2016

    A former partner at StepStone Group has launched a private equity investment firm looking to assist institutional investors with active management of their private equity portfolios.
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    Walters Museum Launches Diverse Investment Initiative

    August 4, 2016

    The Walters Art Museum, which has long fostered a culture of diversity in its art programs and exhibits, has looked to extend that strategy to its investments with the recent addition of four diverse asset managers to handle portions of its $116 million endowment.
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    CalPERS Hires CEO

    August 4, 2016

     

    The $292 billion California Public Employees’ Retirement System has named Marcie Frost as its new ceo, the plan announced.
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    NYU Appoints Director of Investments

    August 4, 2016

    Lou Fernandes has joined New York University as director of investments, according to the institution’s website.
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