Institutional mandates: November 2011

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Guide to current hedge fund mandates

Mandates that are covered in this issue appear in bold

FUND NAME

LOCATION

SIZE

CONSULTANT

STATUS (MANDATE SIZE)


MANDATES AWARDED

Arizona Safety Personnel Retirement System

Phoenix, AZ

$6.5bn

Albourne America

Hired Taylor Woods ($25m), Bridgewater ($50m) and Helios Capital ($5m)

Arizona Safety Personnel Retirement System

Phoenix, AZ

$6.5bn

Albourne America

Hired Vermillion Asset Management for Viridian Fund ($12m)

Arizona Safety Personnel Retirement System

Phoenix, AZ

$6.5bn

Albourne America

Hired Pacific Alliance Group for two funds ($90m combined)

Arizona Safety Personnel Retirement System

Phoenix, AZ

$6.5bn

Albourne America

Add-on allocation to GAM US Institutional Trading ($50m)

Arizona Safety Personnel Retirement System

Phoenix, AZ

$6.5bn

Albourne America

New allocations to DE Shaw ($100m) and Fundamental Partners ($50m)

Arizona Safety Personnel Retirement System

Phoenix, AZ

$6.5bn

Albourne America

Added Asia exposure via JP Morgans AIRRO