Mandates & RFPs

Institutional mandates: March 2011


Guide to current hedge fund mandates

Mandates that are covered in this issue appear in bold

Fund Name Location Size Consultant Status (Mandate Size)

Bedfordshire County Council Pension Fund United Kingdom $1.6bn

Hired Hymans Robertson as consultant
California State Teachers' Retirement System Sacramento, CA $133bn

Hired Millennium Global for currency overlay ($200m)
CNPADC Italy $1.9bn

Hired Kairos Partners for UCITS FoHFs
Danbury (Conn.) Pension Funds Danbury, CT $220m Graystone Consulting Hired Abbey Capital FoHFs ($8m)
Illinois Teachers' Retirement System Springfield, IL $35bn

Hired BlueMountain and Claren Road ($50m each)
University of Michigan Ann Arbor, MI $6.6bn

Added on to Blackstone GSE for distressed debt ($20m)
New York Common Retirement Fund New York City $141bn Aksia Added on to Rock Creek's emerging manager fund ($90m)
Texas Permanent School Fund Austin, TX $25bn NEPC Added on to Mesirow FoHFs ($100m)
Texas Permanent School