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Nebraska Investment Council earmarks $40 million for value-added real estate fund
trueNebraska Investment Council committed $40 million to Rockwood Capital Real Estate Partners X, a closed-end value-added real estate fund.
University of Houston endowment makes 3 private equity commitments
trueUniversity of Houston System committed $22.5 million total to three private equity funds on behalf of its approximately $600 million endowment.
Alaska Permanent approves private markets pacing schedule for fiscal year
trueAlaska Permanent Fund Corp. approved a private markets pacing plan for fiscal year 2016, which starts July 1, and amended its infrastructure and absolute-return investment policies.
Oklahoma Police puts $13.7 million into hedge fund, commits to debt fund
trueOklahoma Police Pension & Retirement System, Oklahoma City, invested and committed $21.2 million total in two funds.
LACERA launches real estate consultant search, commits to 2 private equity funds
trueLos Angeles County Employees Retirement Association is searching for a real estate consultant.
Blackstone senior managing director, GSO co-founder to resign, take on adviser role
trueDoug Ostrover will step down as a senior managing director of alternative investment firm Blackstone Group and will become a senior adviser.
Illinois Teachers invests in 2 managed futures strategies, earmarks $1.1 billion total
trueIllinois Teachers' Retirement System approved investments or commitments totaling up to $1.1 billion at a board of trustees meeting Friday.
Tacoma Employees taps Pantheon for private equity separate account
trueTacoma (Wash.) Employees’ Retirement System hired Pantheon Ventures to run a $170 million private equity separate account.
North Carolina allocates $4.5 billion in new equity initiatives, commits $1.1 billion
trueNorth Carolina Retirement Systems hired two managers to run a total of $4.5 billion in new public equity initiatives and committed $1.1 billion to alternative funds.
Alameda-Contra Costa Transit District eliminates GTAA portfolio
trueAlameda-Contra Costa Transit District Retirement System is eliminating its global tactical asset allocation portfolio because of performance.
New Orleans City Employees launches opportunistic search
trueNew Orleans City Employees' Retirement System is searching for an opportunistic credit and/or opportunistic hedge fund manager to run a total of $20 million.
Ohio Police & Fire commits to Riverstone global natural resources fund
trueOhio Police & Fire Pension Fund committed up to $30 million to Riverstone Global Energy and Power Fund VI, a global natural resources private equity fund.
San Diego City Employees commits $40 million to real estate funds
trueSan Diego City Employees' Retirement System committed $20 million each to two real estate funds — Long Wharf Real Estate Partners V and Torchlight Debt Opportunity Fund V.
CalPERS to invest A$1 billion in Asia-Pacific infrastructure with QIC
trueCalPERS entered into a partnership with Australian money manager QIC, which will run A$1 billion ($805 million) in a customized Asia-Pacific infrastructure portfolio.
Los Angeles Fire & Police makes 2 venture capital commitments
trueLos Angeles Fire & Police Pension System committed a total of up to $40 million to two venture capital funds, agenda materials for the pension fund’s Thursday meeting show.