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June 20, 2018

Chicago Teachers' Pension Fund Identifies Good (& Bad) Trends In Today’s PE, VC Market | Andrew Kelsen, Portfolio Manager | Q&A

Andrew Kelsen has served as portfolio manager of alternative investments at Public School Teachers' Pension & Retirement Fund of Chicago since 2014. He has over 30 years of broad investment and global capital markets experience and has held senior roles throughout his investment career. In this interview, he discusses the qualitative and quantitive metrics that CTPF looks for in managers; the many good trends in today's PE, VC market; and why he's interested in inefficient spaces like forestry, agribusiness and mining, among other areas.
Read by 32% of LPs 22 minutes ago

Openview Targets $450M For Sixth Fund

OpenView Venture Partners is seeking to raise $450 million for its sixth fund, according to an SEC filing. Based in Boston, OpenView targets software companies.
Read by 36% of LPs 32 minutes ago

H.i.g. To Raise $500M For Pe Co-investment Fund

H.I.G. Capital is seeking to raise $500 million for its private equity co-investment fund, according to an SEC filing. The Miami-based private equity firm invests in small and mid-sized companies.
Read by 43% of LPs 1 hour, 2 minutes ago

Council Post: Rail Industry Sees A Window Of Opportunity Amidst Challenges For Over-the-road Shipping

Unlike tech, for manufacturing and other sectors that have steadily improved productivity over the years, and despite infrastructure investments, rail freight output metrics have barely improved over time.
Read by 37% of LPs 1 hour, 2 minutes ago

Bluestone Acquires Chattanooga Property

The firm picked up 1400 Chestnut Apartments, a 200-unit asset located in the center of downtown. : Bluestone Properties has acquired a newly-constructed apartment community, 1400 Chestnut Apartments, in Chattanooga, Tenn. Situated in the center of the downtown district at 1400 Chestnut St., the property features 200 one- and two-bedroom units. The property is subject to a four-year PILOT lease held by the city of Chattanooga's Health, Educational and Housing Facility Board. The PILOT lease is set to expire on the last day of 2030. Built in 2018, the community was 84 percent occupied at time of sale.
Read by 62% of LPs 1 hour, 2 minutes ago

Edited Transcript Of Crr Earnings Conference Call Or Presentation 11-nov-19 4:30pm Gmt

Q3 2019 CARBO Ceramics Inc Earnings Call. : HOUSTON Nov 18, 2019 (Thomson StreetEvents) -- Edited Transcript of CARBO Ceramics Inc earnings conference call or presentation Monday, November 11, 2019 at 4:30:00pm GMT Simmons & Company International, Research Division - VP & Senior Research Analyst of Oil Service (Operator Instructions) Please be advised that this call is being recorded today, November 11, 2019. and your participation implies consent to our recording this call. If you do not agree to these terms, simply disconnect.
Read by 39% of LPs 1 hour, 2 minutes ago

Hines-sponsored Reit Expands In Maryland

The trust acquired a new, 275-unit luxury community catering to students in College Park. : Hines Global Income Trust has boosted its living sector investments to more than $430 million globally by snapping up Alloy by Alta, a new 275-unit luxury community near the University of Maryland in College Park, Md. Wood Partners delivered the seven-story building in the first quarter of the year. Located at 4700 Berwyn House Road, less than a mile from campus, the property caters primarily to students and offers one-, two- and three-bedroom units averaging 838 square feet.
Read by 58% of LPs 1 hour, 12 minutes ago

Hedge Funds Open Kimono: 5 Most Popular Software Stocks Right Now

We believe one of the best tools for ordinary investors who are on the hunt for new ideas is 13F filings. Once every quarter hedge funds with at least $100 million in total positions in publicly traded US stocks/options are required to open the kimono and disclose the number of shares and the total value of [...]
Read by 73% of LPs 1 hour, 32 minutes ago

Industry Voice- U.k. Elections: What's Next For The Economy And Markets?

If you have any problems with your access or would like to request an individual access account please contact our customer service team. Investment Week is delighted to announce the annual Investment Company of the Year Awards 2019. Taking place on Wednesday 20th November at the Sheraton Park Lane. The Gold Standard Awards have been recognising higher standards in Financial Services for the past 17 years. These awards are one of the toughest financial services awards to achieve, which also makes them highly respected.
Read by 65% of LPs 1 hour, 32 minutes ago

Mitsubishi To Launch First Us Property Reit, Targeting $1.5bn - Nikkei Asian Review

TOKYO -- Trading house Mitsubishi Corp. plans to start a real estate investment trust in the U.S. targeting urban rental housing and suburban logistics centers, aiming for $1.5 billion in assets within five years, Nikkei has learned. The portfolio will include a 25-story condominium in central Chicago spanning 320 units, as well as a six-story, 340-unit condo in downtown Dallas. The REIT will be the first launched independently in the U.S. by a Japanese company. Japan's biggest trading company anticipates demand from investors seeking higher yields as historically low interest rates make bonds less attractive.
Read by 50% of LPs 2 hours, 2 minutes ago

Lenovo And Intel Fuel Harvard University's First Liquid-cooled Supercomputer, Create Visionary Council To Drive Broad Adoption Of Exascale Technology | Business Wire

RALEIGH, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- #AI--Lenovo Data Center Group and Intel unveil first liquid-cooled supercomputer for Harvard University's Faculty of Arts and Sciences Research Computing.
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