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U.S. Pension Fund Aims $400M At PE Deals

The Texas Municipal Retirement System is making a big push into private equity co-investments after voting to double its private equity investment pace earlier this year. The Austin-based pension system manages $29.9B in pension assets for city employees across Texas.
Read by 66% of LPs September 02, 2020

U.S. Pension System Ramps Up Co-Investing

Fallout from the coronavirus pandemic failed to slow a push into private equity co-investments by one of California's largest public pension plans during this year's first half. The $253.6B California State Teachers' Retirement System ramped up commitments to both co-investing alongside fund general partners and to opportunistic debt funds.
Read by 36% of LPs

November 14, 2017

Family Office CIO Role 'Is Rapidly Evolving': Brendan MacMillan, Akkad Capital Partners | Exclusive Q&A

Brendan MacMillan is chief investment officer at Akkad Capital Partners, a single-family office based in New York. In this interview, MacMillan discusses why risk management is the integral component to family office investing and how family offices pioneer new strategies that are later adopted by other institution types.
Read by 50% of LPs

July 01, 2017

Happy 150th Birthday Canada

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Read by 34% of LPs May 24, 2017

Ohio PERS Hires LaSalle For Co-investments Separate Account

<p>Ohio Public Employees Retirement System has established a separate account dedicated to real estate co-investments.</p> <p>The pension fund confirmed to IPE Real Estate that it has hired&nbsp;LaSalle Investment Management for the mandate.</p>
Read by 38% of LPs November 18, 2016

Co-Investments In Private Equity: The SEC’s Focus On Disclosure

The trend of utilizing co-investments in private equity continues to grow. A Special Report by Preqin found that 69% of the 320 sponsors surveyed offered co-investment rights to their limited partners, with another 18% considering offering co-investment rights in the future.
Read by 63% of LPs September 21, 2016

Vietnamese Government VC Fund Plans To Co-Invest With Private VCs

Vietnam is keeping its intention to establish a government venture capital (VC) fund and aims to co-invest in local startups with private VC firms, a government official said on Wednesday.&nbsp;
Read by 71% of LPs August 04, 2016

New Jersey Commits Up To $1 Billion To BlackRock Fund Of Funds

The New Jersey State Investment Council voted to invest up to $1 billion in a separate account with BlackRock Inc.'s fund-of-hedge funds unit as part of an effort to tap lower fees from asset managers.
Read by 68% of LPs July 27, 2016

UK's Northern Pool To Go Direct In PE Co-Investments

Pool to target private equity co-investments
Read by 36% of LPs July 21, 2016

Why Co-Investing Can Benefit LPs & How To Do It Right

Maurice Gordon, Head of Private Equity at Guardian Life Insurance, says there are three advantages of co-investment programs and shares tips for LPs to make those programs successful.
Read by 79% of LPs