NEWS & VIEWS

Global private equity and venture capital news and research

Posts Tagged ‘pension fund’

8 July 2014

Illinois SBI considers changes to asset mix

chicago The Illinois State Board of Investment is reportedly reviewing its asset allocation targets to reduce volatility. The decided to change it assets allocation  mix after lowering its assumed rate of return on investments to 7.25 per cent, said Pensions and Investments. As at the end of May, Illinois SBI had asset allocation targets of five[...]

4 July 2014

OHIO pension reveals trio of new fund commitments, ups real estate allocation by 5%

ohio-flag-1076748-m The £11.5bn Ohio School Employees Retirement System has increased its allocation to global real estate by five per cent, to a target of 15 per cent as of this week.

12 June 2014

Iceland’s Stapi seeks to build primary fund exposurep

After ten years in private equity Icelandic pension fund Stapi found it had grown more confident in its capabilities as a limited partner and today is seeking to build its coverage through primary fund commitments.

7 June 2014

LP Profile: Arne Vagn Olsen, Stapip

The continued challenge of low yields poses the major issue for today’s investors, and is one that private equity can help address, says Arne Vagn Olsen, chief investment officer at Icelandic pension fund Stapi

2 June 2014

CEO of South Africa’s government pension fund steps down

SA flag Chief executive of Public Investment Corporation (PIC) Elias Masilela has decided to leave the South African government pension fund after more than three years in the job

2 June 2014

IMRF backs Starwood’s Fund X with $50m commitmentp

chicago Investment firm Starwood Capital Group has secured a $50m commitment from the Illinois Municipal Retirement Fund (IMRF) for its latest fund, AltAssets has learned.

29 May 2014

APG buys 20% e-Shang stake from Warburg to increase Chinese warehouse exposure

e-shang warehouses Dutch pension fund manager APG has bought a 20 per cent stake in Warburg Pincus-owned Chinese warehousing developer e-Shang in a deal worth up to $650m.

23 May 2014

KKR calls on world’s biggest pension fund to join it in buyout deals

Japanese flag pole Global buyout giant KKR has urged the world’s largest pension fund to start investing in private equity so it can team up with it on deals, it is understood.

12 May 2014

LP Profile: Charles Spiller, Pennsylvania Public School Employees’ Retirement Systemp

After substantially ramping up its allocation to private markets, Pennsylvania’s public pension fund PSERS has been rewarded with an asset class that has outperformed the rest of the portfolio, says its head of alternatives Charles Spiller.

8 May 2014

LP Profile: Marcel Andringa, SPF Beheerp

A slowing allocation pace for European pension fund investor SPF Beheer is no cause for concern – reflecting more the patient outlook of a long-term investor than lack of confidence in private equity, says investment director Marcel Andringa.

Page 1 of 1912345...10...Last »

Legals & Terms of UsePrivacy Policy


AltAssets is registered as a trademark of Investor Networks Limited (06695690).
Registered Office: Zetland House, 5-25 Scrutton St, London EC2A 4HJ
Content is © AltAssets 2000-2014