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  1. New Providence Asset Management adds 2 managing directors

    trueJeannine Caruso and Brooke Parish joined investment outsourcing specialist New Providence Asset Management, each as a managing director and partner.

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  2. Ohio School Employees picks 2 hedge funds

    trueOhio School Employees Retirement System invested a total of $110 million in two hedge funds.

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  3. Illinois State Board of Investments searching for hedge fund-of-funds manager

    trueIllinois State Board of Investment, Chicago, issued an RFP for a hedge fund-of-funds manager to run up to $150 million in a custom multistrategy portfolio made up of underlying emerging hedge fund managers.

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  4. Florida SBA on lookout for global macro hedge funds

    trueFlorida State Board of Administration is searching for global macro hedge fund managers.

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  5. New York State Insurance Fund seeks hedge fund managers

    trueNew York State Insurance Fund, New York, is searching for either hedge fund-of-fund managers or hedge fund-of-one managers to run at least $200 million.

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  6. Deutsche Bank: Lack of transparency biggest reason for rejecting hedge fund investment

    trueA hedge fund manager's refusal to provide adequate transparency is the top reason an investor will veto an investment, Deutsche Bank's global prime finance group's third annual Operational Due Diligence survey said.

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  7. Hedge fund executives on the move

    trueA rash of small hedge fund firms suffering from “failure to thrive” syndrome and big firms looking to expand their strategy stables have perfectly aligned to make 2014 the year of the move.

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  8. SEC settles with Paradigm over prohibited transaction, whistle-blower retaliation claims

    trueParadigm Capital Management and founder Candace King Weir agreed to pay $2.2 million to settle charges that it engaged in prohibited transactions and retaliation against an employee whistle-blower, the Securities and Exchange Commission announced Monday.

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  9. Pine River closes $4.5 billion global hedge fund to new capital

    truePine River Capital Management has closed its Pine River Fund to new capital at $4.5 billion.

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  10. U.S. Open week - a brief look at how the USGA invests its assets

    trueThis week the 114th U.S. Open golf championship is taking place at Pinehurst Golf and Country Club in North Carolina. In its latest IRS Form 990, the United States Golf Association – which oversees the championship – listed the value of investments on its balance sheet to be a little more than $251 ...

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  11. Texas Employees taps Marshall Wace for $250 million customized hedge fund

    trueTexas Employees Retirement System invested $250 million in Marshall Wace TOPS World Equities fund.

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  12. San Francisco tables hedge fund discussion for 90 days

    trueSan Francisco City & County Employees' Retirement System Chief Investment Officer William Coaker Jr. will have to wait at least 90 days before the board passes judgment on his plan to invest 15% of assets in hedge funds.

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  13. Fort Lauderdale Police & Fire eyes opportunistic hedge funds

    trueFort Lauderdale (Fla.) Police & Fire Retirement System is considering going into opportunistic hedge funds.

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  14. Investors seeking to alter hedge fund fees backed by IRS ruling

    trueThe Internal Revenue Service issued a ruling Tuesday clearing the way for institutional investors to seek changes to incentive fees assessed by hedge funds, which might make it cheaper for them to invest in such offerings.

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