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Face to Face with Mike Weston, CEO, Pensions Infrastructure Platform

From  Mark Goodrich 3 Months ago

Pension Infrastructure Platform CEO Mike Weston talks with Pensions & Investments about the fund’s strategy, hiring staff and the not-for-profit's unique role among U.K. retirement plans.

Bridgewater’s Prince on hedge fund shakeout

From  Mark Goodrich 11 Months ago

Bridgewater Associates’ Robert Prince discusses the essential process of separating alpha and beta.

Graham’s Tropin on strategy evolution

From  Mark Goodrich 11 Months ago

Graham Capital Management’s Kenneth Tropin talks about hedge funds and opportunities.

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AQR's Brian Hurst

From  Mark Goodrich 11 Months ago

AQR's Brian Hurst delves into where or even how do you see this environment as a cause for change or innovation in investment plan design.

Natixis' Matthew Garzone and AlphaSImplex's Allister Bernard

From  Mark Goodrich 11 Months ago

Natixis' Matthew Garzone and AlphaSImplex's Allister Bernard discuss what is the focus when constructing a portfolio and what trends or attitudes support the inclusion of Alternative strategies in the DC marketplace.

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BlackRock's Aimee Hirata

From  Mark Goodrich 11 Months ago

BlackRock's Aimee Hirata outlines the rationale for including alternatives in retirement portfolios.

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John Hancock's Nathan Thooft

From  Mark Goodrich 11 Months ago

John Hancock's Nathan Thooft will discuss what are the types of alternatives investments they are typically allocating to in the multi-strategy alternative solution for the DCIO market.

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Goldman Sachs' Nadia Papagiannis

From  Mark Goodrich 11 Months ago

Goldman Sachs' Nadia Papagiannis walks through how can an investor get their hands around the proliferation of liquid alternative strategies.

The Alternatives Landscape – Choosing the Right Assets - BLACKROCK

From  Mark Goodrich A year ago

The array of options for alternative investments is expansive. Plan sponsors understand that alternative investments can help plan participants be in a better position to meet their retirement goals. But that leads to the question – which alternative assets make sense for their objectives, are…

Face to Face with Rock Creek Group’s Afsaneh Beschloss

From  Mark Goodrich A year ago

Afsaneh Beschloss, founder and CEO of The Rock Creek Group, an alternative investment manager, sat down with P&I senior reporter Christine Williamson to discuss the evolution of the hedge fund industry, the current debate over fees and the industry’s future.

NYC’s Evans talks about transparency, fees

From  Mark Goodrich A year ago

Scott Evans, chief investment officer of the $150 billion New York City Retirement Systems, addresses the issue of transparency in fees of hedge funds and other alternative managers.

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Opportunities in infrastructure

From  Mark Goodrich A year ago

Hamilton E. “Tony” James talks about investment opportunities in the astounding amount of infrastructure spending needed nationally.

Face to face with Ontario Teachers’ CIO Bjarne Graven Larsen

From  Mark Goodrich A year ago

Ontario Teachers’ CIO Bjarne Graven Larsen sat down with P&I reporter Rick Baert to discuss what attracted him to Ontario Teachers, how the “Canadian model” of governance differs from Denmark, and investments at the pension fund.

Oregon CIO Skjervem compares asset allocation to rock bands

From  Mark Goodrich A year ago

John Skjervem, CIO at the Oregon State Treasury, compared asset allocation to classic rock bands. He also discussed reasons for the Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund’s increase in alternatives.

HFR's Kenneth Heinz explains the impact rising rates will have on hedge funds in 2016

From  Mark Goodrich A year ago

Hedge Fund Research Inc. president Kenneth Heinz discusses the impact rising rates will have on hedge fund portfolios of institutional investors.

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Aon Hewitt's Mark Chow discusses...

From  Mark Goodrich A year ago

Aon Hewitt's Mark Chow discusses the use of alternatives investing growing among their plan sponsor clients.