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  1. San Mateo County slates $10 million to infrastructure fund

    trueSan Mateo County Employees' Retirement Association committed $10 million to Everstream Solar Infrastructure Fund I.

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  2. Is the dollar peaking?

    trueOn balance, there still looks to be more stagnation around the world than either a boom or a bust. So how can we explain the remarkable rebound in oil prices in recent weeks? The nearby futures price of a barrel of Brent crude has risen to $63.45 on Friday from its recent low of $45.59 on Jan. 13.

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  3. University of California's head of hedge funds leaving

    trueLynda Choi, the University of California's managing director and head of hedge funds, is leaving her position.

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  4. Lexington Capital Partners VIII closes at $10.1 billion

    trueLexington Partners closed its latest private equity secondary market fund, the $10.1 billion Lexington Capital Partners VIII, hitting its hard cap after 15 months in fundraising.

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  5. Lubbock Fire Pension Fund makes Blackstone commitment

    trueLubbock (Texas) Fire Pension Fund committed $10 million to the Blackstone Real Estate Income Fund.

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  6. TIAA Henderson Real Estate appoints head of Asia-Pacific business development

    trueCarsten Kebbedies was named head of business development, Asia-Pacific for TIAA Henderson Real Estate in Singapore.

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  7. I Squared Capital closes $3 billion infrastructure fund

    trueI Squared Capital announced Monday the closing of ISQ Global Infrastructure Fund at $3 billion, surpassing its $2 billion fundraising target and meeting its hard cap.

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  8. Hedge fund assets up 3.3% in Q1

    trueHedge fund assets climbed 3.3% in the first quarter to $2.94 trillion, according to HFR's latest Global Hedge Fund Industry Report, released Monday.

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  9. TPG to acquire Cirque du Soleil; Quebec's Caisse taking minority stake

    trueTPG is acquiring a majority stake in Cirque du Soleil from its founder, Guy Laliberte, with Caisse de Depot et Placement du Quebec, Montreal, among those taking a minority stake in the entertainment firm, TPG and Caisse announced Monday.

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  10. Norway's sovereign wealth fund, Prologis acquire $5.9 billion U.S. real estate portfolio

    trueNorges Bank Investment Management, the in-house manager of Norwegian sovereign wealth fund Government Pension Fund Global, Oslo, will acquire a 45% stake in a U.S. industrial real estate portfolio.

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  11. GE unit's sale called a boon for private credit managers

    trueGeneral Electric Co.’s decision to sell its commercial lending business is a boon for private credit managers, several managers say.

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  12. Hedge funds-of-funds managers turn to customized investments

    trueTop-tier hedge funds-of-funds managers are expanding their relationships with underlying hedge fund managers, morphing into active investors of institutional investor assets from mere allocators of those assets.

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  13. Private debt market ready for takeoff

    trueAsset owners are aiming to get in on anticipated opportunities in private debt and credit in light of what they see as a worldwide need for loans and relief from the high-priced public and private equity markets.

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  14. Baseball talk banned at conference panel

    trueReal estate money managers love talking about their business in baseball terms. But Micolyn Magee, a principal at real estate consulting firm Townsend Group, put an end to that — at least temporarily — at the Pension Bridge annual conference April 7-8 in San Francisco.

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