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  1. PennSERS alternatives director dies

    trueMichael Beblo, director of alternative investments at the $27.6 billion Pennsylvania State Employees' Retirement System, Harrisburg, died Aug. 2, a spokesman said.

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  1. China opens door for state pensions to invest in domestic equities

    trueChinese government officials on Friday said reforms approved earlier this month allowing state pension funds to invest a portion of their investment portfolios in risk assets for the first time could affect roughly 2 trillion renminbi ($314 billion) in pension assets.

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  2. Japan's GPIF returns 1.9% for quarter

    trueJapan's Government Pension Investment Fund, Tokyo, on Thursday reported an increase in the value of its investment portfolio to ¥141.1 trillion ($1.2 trillion) as of June 30, the close of its fiscal first quarter, up 2.7% from the prior quarter.

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  3. Maryland pension fund seeking outside asset allocation review

    trueMaryland State Retirement & Pension System is looking for a special investment consultant for a one-time asset allocation review project.

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  4. Nashville & Davidson County commits $235 million to 6 funds

    trueNashville (Tenn.) & Davidson County Metropolitan Government Employee Benefit Trust Fund made six new commitments totaling up to $235 million.

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  5. Arizona Public Safety allocates $371 million, names new retirement administrator

    trueArizona Public Safety Personnel Retirement System made five new commitments and investments totaling up to $371 million.

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  6. Ohio Police & Fire to launch small-cap core equity search

    trueOhio Police & Fire Pension Fund will launch a search next week for an active domestic small-cap core equity manager to run $225 million.

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  7. Sarasota Firefighters brings on Renaissance for large-cap growth equity

    trueSarasota (Fla.) Firefighters’ Pension Fund hired Renaissance Investment Management to run $9 million in active domestic large-cap growth equities.

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  8. CalPERS on lookout for custodian

    trueCalPERS is searching for a master custodian for its $292.9 billion pension fund, affiliated funds and the supplemental 457 deferred compensation plan.

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  9. South Carolina looking for asset allocation and risk management investment officer

    trueSouth Carolina Retirement System Investment Commission is searching for a senior investment officer-asset allocation and risk management.

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  10. Texas County & District earmarks $50 million to credit opportunities fund

    trueTexas County & District Retirement System committed $50 million to Davidson Kempner Special Opportunities Fund III.

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  11. Tennessee Consolidated launches investment consultant search

    trueTennessee Consolidated Retirement System is searching for a general investment consultant.

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  12. Memphis Light, Gas & Water goes with OFI Global for international equities

    trueMemphis Light, Gas & Water Division hired OFI Global Asset Management to run $26 million in active international small-cap equities.

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  13. El Paso fire and police pension fund commits to Latin America private equity fund

    trueEl Paso (Texas) Firemen & Policemen Pension Fund committed $8 million to Southern Cross Latin America Private Equity Fund V.

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