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Texas County & District flows with EnCap Flatrock Midstream
trueexas County & District Retirement System committed $70 million to EnCap Flatrock Midstream Fund III.
Louisiana Teachers commits up to $100 million to alternatives
trueLouisiana Teachers' Retirement System, Baton Rouge, committed up to $75 million to Vista Equity Partners Fund V, a software- and technology-focused buyout fund, said Dana Brown, director of public markets.
AMG acquires majority stake in River Road, minority share in EIG
trueAffiliated Managers Group announced two acquisitions Friday, taking a majority stake in U.S. equity manager River Road Asset Management from Aviva Investors North America and a minority equity stake in EIG Global Energy Partners from EIG management.
Texas Teachers powers up first energy consultant
trueTexas Teacher Retirement System, Austin, hired Tudor, Pickering, Holt & Co. as the $123.9 billion pension fund’s first specialist energy investment consultant, subject to successful contract negotiations.
NZ Super commits US$250 million to KKR for North American oil & gas investments
trueNew Zealand Superannuation Fund committed up to $250 million to alternatives firm KKR & Co. for private equity investments in North American gas and oil opportunities.ed fund.
Oklahoma endowment sets $5 million for energy fund
trueOklahoma State Regents for Higher Education, Oklahoma City, committed $5 million to EnCap Flatrock Midstream Fund III for its $661 million endowment trust fund.
Arkansas Local Police and Fire earmarks combined $40 million for 2 funds
trueArkansas Local Police and Fire Retirement System, Little Rock, committed $20 million to KKR.
KKR expands energy, infrastructure team to Sydney, Singapore
trueTony Schultz has joined KKR & Co. in Sydney as a managing director on the alternative investment giant's global energy and infrastructure team.
KKR closes first energy fund
trueKKR closed its first dedicated energy fund, raising a total of $2 billion in KKR Energy Income and Growth Fund I and co-investment vehicles, exceeding its $1.5 billion target.
New opportunities in private equity secondary market
trueMoney managers are expanding their private equity secondary market investments to include infrastructure, real estate, energy and timber, ahead of what they expect to be a growing investment opportunity.
Investors scrutinizing high carbon emissions risk
trueExposure to companies with extensive fossil fuel reserves and companies with high carbon emissions ranks as the top concern among trends in environmental, social and governance issues, driving pension funds to examine the risks and to craft responses.
Louisiana Teachers commits to 2 private equity funds
trueLouisiana Teachers' Retirement System made two new private equity commitments totaling up to $125 million.
DB plan assets in alternatives growing slower
trueIlliquid real asset investment strategies, energy and distressed debt had the most growth among the non-hedge fund alternative investment strategies, in the year ended Sept. 30, according to the findings of Pensions & Investments' top 200 retirement plan survey.
San Antonio Fire & Police ropes 2 real asset funds
trueSan Antonio Fire & Police Pension Fund committed $20 million total to two real asset funds.
Consortium invests $250 million in Japanese solar plant project
truePartners Group and Equis Funds Group announced Monday the closing of a US$250 million investment to fund the construction of solar power plants in Japan.