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10 April 2014

Japan’s GPIF eyes private equity investments

Japanese flag pole Japan’s $1.26tn Government Pension Investment Fund (GPIF) is looking to make private equity investments. GPIF is currently in talks in currently in talks with private equity firms to increase its exposure to alternative assets, said head of the fund’s research department, according to Reuters. He added that GPIF’s idea is “to treat alternatives as an[...]

11 February 2014

Private equity takes note as pension fund assets set for growthp

The private equity industry looks set to benefit from a mounting pension fund capital based, with pension fund assets set to grow by 6.6 per cent a year to reach $56.5tn by 2020 - from a 2012 total of $33.9tn.

7 February 2014

Sun Life launches private asset management arm to target DB pension community

Canadian financial services group Sun Life Financial has launched its new asset management business, Sun Life Investment Management, focused on private asset class pooled funds, notably private fixed income, commercial mortgages and real estate.

29 January 2014

Pantheon secures private equity investment mandate from Germany’s BVK

german flag 2_sq Private equity firm Pantheon has secured an investment mandate from German pension fund Bayerische Versorgungskammer.

27 January 2014

Orange County could commit $120m to private equity this year

The Orange County Employees Retirement System is set to vote on a pacing plan that would see it commit $120m to private equity funds this year.

7 January 2014

Pennsylvania SERS chairman Maiale quits

Chairman of the Pennsylvania State Employees Retirement System Nicholas Maiale has decided to step down not long after CIO Tony Clark was accused of misconduct.

3 January 2014

TCRS commits over $400m to private equity, venture capital funds

dollar large_sq The Tennessee Consolidated Retirement System has made commitments of over $400m to several private equity and venture capital funds.

17 December 2013

CalPERS CIO Joe Dear returns to work

dear Chief investment officer of the California Public Employees’ Retirement System Joe Dear has returned to work full time.

24 October 2013

PSERS commits $200m to four private equity funds

pittsburgh_pennsylvania_fountain_170sq Pennsylvania’s Public School Employees’ Retirement System has committed $200m to four private equity funds.

14 October 2013

Latin American funds see stronger support from local LPsp

Fundraising activity in Latin America increased in the first half despite declines in other emerging markets as fund managers received commitments from a more diverse LP base, said LAVCA research director Juan Savino.

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